photo photography Poetry portrait


Subterfuge was your default mode.
Lies and truth shading.
I ought to have an inkling
That I’ll never know
What you’re actually thinking.
An opaque mystery, so unassuming
With that delicate facade,
But you might not be worth untangling.

© 2023 Jeff E. Brown. All rights reserved.

By jebrownwriter

Houston, TX-based Writer and Photographer. Proud pet rescuer who spends nearly all his money on them.

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