Popular Girl

July 19, 2011

You know her.
She is,

Pretty,
Smart,
Popular.
Everything you’ve always wanted.
The person you’ve always worshiped.
She struts down the hallway,
People stare.
Heads turn.
She’s who every girl,
Wants to be.
A plastic smile spreads across her face,
Her designer purse,
Slung across her shoulder.
You wonder.
What’s it like to be in her skin?
Not all it seems,
Really.
You covet her gold hair,
Her stilettos,
Her grades,
Her friends.
You want her charm,
Her laugh,
Her outgoingness.
You’d give everything,
To be her.
But once those shades,
That makeup,
That hard shell,
Is off,
You’ll realize,
She’s just,
A normal girl.

Thanks for reading. I'd love to hear your comments and constructive critism, but please, mean comments are not appreciated. Thaanks!


The author's comments:
This is my first entry. Some of these words, actually, come straight from my journal. Everything written here has been inspired by real-life events. I hope you guys enjoy!

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on Dec. 1 2011 at 2:03 pm
Juliet Millard BRONZE, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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i really liked this! it's so real and i want more people to read this. :) great job! 

on Aug. 8 2011 at 9:56 am
Dancingchick BRONZE,
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Thanks. I will. :)

on Jul. 22 2011 at 9:00 pm
Dragonfly_Girl PLATINUM, Pleasant Hill, California
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Favorite Quote:
Life is not waiting for the storm to pass, but learning to dance in the rain.

This is great! Really easy to relate to! :) I'd love to hear what you think of my stuff. Keep writing!


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