Poetry

Project

Written by Jacob Ibrag

I want to inject my thoughts into your

veins, only then will you know the source

of my disdain. You’ll tell me one thing and

 illustrate the opposite. How can I take a chance

on us if all you provide is misdirection? The

other day, you called this a project, ‘maybe

we’ll work or likely just falter.’ I refuse to wait

around while you try to figure it out. It’s time

that I got serious with myself. I’m done with

your hollowed promises. This puppet

has retired her strings.


Photography by Marta Bevacqua

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20 comments on “Project

  1. Its like these are the words I want to say! Well written.

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  2. Hi Eyes+Words. Sounds like my ex-wives talking. Thank you for liking my poem Fall! Peace and Good Wishes. The Foureyed Poet.

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  3. I don’t ever think I could understand the way you put emotions into words. Great Job!

    Poets are special people in this world, dontcha think?

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  4. Love your style of writing.<3

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  5. Powerful use of words and thoughts. A outstanding poem.

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  6. Reblogged this on johncoyote and commented:
    Amazing poetry by a talented writer. Please read and enjoy.

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  7. Dormis Aeternitas

    the source of her disdain, she hates herself! *w*

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  8. I really like the beginning of this writing. On wordpress you only have a moment or so to capture someone or spark some interest that what they are seeing is something new and fresh.

    It’s that interest that got me with the first line 🙂

    Great post!

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  9. This puppet has retired her strings… I loved it!

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