345. Pretence

About hiding a conflicted mind, behind a pretty facade… 

The clink of an icecube, sliding gracefully over,

A coconut milk and espresso mixed sea, 

Is almost enough, to help me unlock,

A satisfied smugness, to hide what makes me. 

(Photo – Eli Woodbine, Canada, 2016) 


4 Comments Add yours

  1. hahahaha so nicely warmth in your words and with a nice cold coffee. Good post Eli.

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    1. eliwoodbine says:

      Thanks Kamal. It’s hard to describe what it feels like to realise you are hiding elements of your truth.


      1. Yes of course Eli and to put it across too is also a great effort.👍👍👍

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  2. eliwoodbine says:

    Thanks Kamal. I guess having lived with many unexpressed identities, I am close to it.


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