Make Me New

Make Me New

A Poem by Carolyn Falls



I hand you a brush
and offer you tubes of paint and a palette.
I lay down on the cold white sheets
that will serve as a canvas
I need your forgiveness.
I need your love.
With tears in my eyes
I ask you to repaint my soul.
Cover the scars and pains.
Make me new.

You lay the brush down,
saying you don't need it.
You cover my body with yours.
The canvas no longer cold.
With a kiss, I am alive with vibrant colors.
With a touch, I am new.


© 2011 Carolyn Falls


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BEAUTIFUL I loved it.

Mind you read/review a few of my poems?

Posted 8 Years Ago


Lovely! Wouldn't it be great if we all could find a fresh canvas to start over with.

Posted 9 Years Ago



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Added on February 24, 2011
Last Updated on July 10, 2011
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Carolyn Falls
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I enjoy writing poetry and short stories. I also love to do charcoal drawings and paint. My poems span over 30 years and I plan to add more to this site as I can. I hope my poems make you smile, remi.. more..

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