The Masked Man

A man in a mask stands on top of a multistory

The rain wipes the dust

Collecting on his mask

The wind carries his words

Down to the people

“Let yourselves be who you truly are! Let your instincts show you the way!”

So the people razed the town

Broke the windows

Looted, plundered, killed one another

Killed themselves

The masked man let himself drop

To the ground floor

His mask shattered

Author: Jack Bennett

Born and raised in Torquay, England. 22 years old. Teeming with thoughts that need an outlet, working a full time job at his local supermarket. Unfortunately born a poet, he will most likely suffer from this contradiction most of his life.

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