The Mind Game

16" x 20" acrylic on canvas panel


She realized that Love
had been a surface event
complete with a mental paparazzi
filing images of every gaze and feeling

She sorted through the cerebral snapshots,
heart scampering behind emotive stoicism
to hide what She could not utter aloud:

She'd sought His embrace
 knowing She'd still
be running from Herself
in the end: