The masks we wear

We plaster a false clay mask over clenched faces,
And hope it’s edges don’t break
From cracks our biting lips hold together.

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KirstinMaguire (15 Poems)

Kirstin Maguire, Londoner, has been published in numerous anthologies and collections, including Every Day Poems, The Guardian, Foliate Oak Literary Magazine, I am not a silent poet and Cannon Poets. First Collection Her first collection 'The Sketch A Day Poetry Book’ was a collaboration with Artist Jane Moore. Published by Alba and available to purchase on their site - http://www.albapublishing.com/ Current Projects Twilight Scrawls A 3-part book of philosophical poems that brings together eastern and western schools of thought to explore spirituality in the modern age. Where are we now? A short collection of social commentary and political poems. The Epic of Anthropia A Modern Epic Poem bringing modern current-affairs and global news content to the conventions of Epic Poetry. Micropoems Collection Available to read at http://micropoems.blogspot.co.uk/ Blog http://kmaguirepoetry.blogspot.co.uk/

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