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Poem for You

Selected from the National Poetry Day competition Post a Poem.
To see the poems previously published on the theme of Freedom click here

The Shillington Mirror
By Shelly Dennison


Luton. A name to obscure the layers.
Where a bronze mirror reflects back
at us our mistake, its engraved patterns
drawing us back to an ancient landscape
in the chalk of the Chilterns, where white
pathways still lead up into the hills
and out across a forgotten country.

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