Sharing Our Truths: The Mask – L. Stevens

Call me what you will
Never forget you made me
to protect you from what kills
Call me what you will
a shield, a shroud, still
no guarantee
Call me what you will
Never forget. You made me

L. Stevens is an intj who loves learning about everything and filing it away for later. She finished second in little infinite’s first haiku contest and her poetry has been featured by Pack Poetry and Freeverse Revolution. She writes short stories and poetry about the moon, darkness, and anything else lurking in the deep abyss of her imagination. More of her work can be read at Everyday Strange and on Instagram @everydaystrangeblog.



  1. Reblogged this on Everyday Strange and commented:
    I am honored that Christine Ray is including my poem The Mask in her Sharing Our Truths series. The initiative is gathering poetry from many wonderful writers chronicling their reactions to Covid-19, and I am very happy to be a part of it. You can read more on her blog Brave and Reckless, and at the collective site

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