I hear not the human voices
which so often hide their meaning
sweet-coated lies
geegaws amidst the gleaming
but take stock of actions and kindness instead;
In doing so, I find virtues better well-pled.

Author: redgladiola

Creative writer happily predisposed to flights of fancy. You can find my poetry and short prose at https://redgladiola.wordpress.com

4 thoughts on “Evidence”

  1. I really like this – Though in a way it depresses me a bit because it reminds me that as poets, we are merely words echoing actions and kindness. It’s quite a conundrum.

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