An Unlikely Trigger
I have always felt my eyes are my best feature. They shine, and they always look like they change color based on my outfit and makeup. They are the feature I have received the most compliments on. But it’s when they turn bright green I like them most.
It’s when they turn green, though, that I experience a pang in my heart, a trigger if you will. Seeing that color in the mirror is what brings back memories.
View my latest poem, Green Eyes, on Coffee House Writers.