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The Bedroom #2

Updated on March 13, 2017

Framed faces hang in quiet contemplation,

gazing out at the barren room, in Cornflower blue,

the color of an artist’s eyes.

It is a simple room, for a complex man,

with furnishings the hue of a field of wheat.

The pale, worn floorboards are reminiscent

of a state of mind.

Shutters stand ajar,

in an attempt to let a bit of light

into the darkness that is his world.

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    • Candy Wisdom profile image
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      Candy Wisdom 4 months ago from Round Lake Park

      Thank you for such kind feedback!

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      Isabella Allred 5 months ago from Texas

      Aw my goodness, the last two lines especially! Very intense and beautiful.

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      Candy Wisdom 5 months ago from Round Lake Park

      Thank you, very much, Ryan - I appreciate the kind words.

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      Ryan McGill 5 months ago from Omaha, NE

      Excellent translation of the vision. Very nice piece.

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      Candy Wisdom 5 months ago from Round Lake Park

      Thank you

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      The Stages Of ME 5 months ago

      Like this one too