Gemini Reflections

Is the kind of man
who feels as if he 
will be apprehended
by the holy ghost 
at any moment

The kind of man who 
glimpses at himself
20x a day in the mirror
just to know he is there

yet shrinks away
while shaving

George Cassidy Payne is a poet from Rochester, NY. His work has been included in such publications as the Hazmat ReviewMoria Poetry JournalChronogram JournalAmpersand Literary ReviewThe Angle at St. John Fisher College, and 3:16 Journal. George’s blogs, essays and letters have appeared in USA TodayThe Wall Street JournalThe AtlanticHavana TimesSouth China Morning PostThe Buffalo News, and more. 

See all his poems on Tea House here.

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