Creative Work: Eyes by Tessa Henley

Creative WorksThis weeks post is a piece from Tessa Henley that illustrates a very powerful form of poetry; simple in design but incredibly evocative in its execution.

The Eyes

Eyes are deeply self-absorbed
only serving themselves,
careless to broader burdens.

Eyes carry the mass of judgment:
they observe and ponder,
only to conform, then try to reform
personally relevant moral matters but
fall short.

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