Mosaic

Broken yet complete
Unyielding while resilient
Shattered in place
I’m in a glass case of emotion
Like raindrops on fallen petals
I cling and glisten in the sun
Every piece unique
More beautiful than the whole

dversepoets.com Tuesday “movie lines” i chose “I’m in a glass case of emotion.” -Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, 2004 –

About Mary (tqhousecat)

I am a wife and a mother of two grown children. I love Jesus and sharing my faith through written words. I currently have a poetry blog and also write on medium.com. My main focus is hope in Christ. I only wish that whoever reads this will be blessed, inspired and occasionally amused.
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15 Responses to Mosaic

  1. rothpoetry says:

    Very nicely done Mary. Hope the bull does not wreck your glass case!! :>)

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  2. Ingrid says:

    Beautiful work with the prompt Mary. I especially like ‘shattered in place’ with its echoes of the ‘shelter in place’ motto of our times.

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  3. aaaaaaah. tender phrases clothed with powerful meanings, Mary!

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  4. Helen Dehner says:

    That is such an intriguing line …. you did it beautiful justice.

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  5. Mish says:

    Wonderful contrasts. Just love “shattered in place”. Sometimes life feels like that.

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  6. msjadeli says:

    I like the paradoxes in this, Mary. They stitch together seamlessly.

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  7. sanaarizvi says:

    This is incredibly beautiful in its emotion and depth! I especially like; “Shattered in place/I’m in a glass case of emotion/Like raindrops on fallen petals.”💝💝

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  8. Ron. says:

    That particular cinema quote is perfect for your piece, Mary, which you delivered flawlessly well done.

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  9. Sometimes it’s that single gem that is all the beauty and not the whole

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  10. Sunra Rainz says:

    A lovely cascade of images, Mary 🙂

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