Take your fistful of misery
hypnotize the crowd
with your fake smoke
half-truths
lava tears
poetic disputes

pose on your marble staircase
retell your old story
bore us with news talks and deaths
of all the things
we don’t care about.

People like you
make being alone
a blessing.

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Christina Strigas

Christina Strigas is a poet and author. She has self-published three poetry books and is a writer for MuseItUp Publishing. She is currently working on publishing a romantic novel. Her website is www.christinastrigas.com. All her books can be purchased at all on-line bookstores. She is a graduate of English Literature from Concordia University. She lives in Montreal, Quebec with her husband and two children.

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