Masquerade

This was inspired by Sheryl’s Daily Word Prompt. Todays word is Masquerade.

It was also inspired by Martha Shaw’s post, The Lost. I reblogged it and encourage a visit to the post and her love full blog.

To participate or view other posts on the Daily Word here is the link: https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2018/10/27/your-daily-word-prompt-masquerade-October-27-2018/

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masquerade,

a kind of double entendre,

anonymity’s humor,

 

phantoms that project

hidden desires,

masquerading intention,

playing with fire

 

the costumes you wear,

are they your own?

who are you without the mask?

a masked other?

 

would you dare to look behind the face,

layer by layer,

and peel off the mask?

 

expression is hallow,

your inheritance,

a dance with grace,

uncovered, manifest

 

 

 

 

© Jordis Fasheh 2018

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