makeup This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

September 16, 2014

she bows to
the ruler,
lips feverish,
eclipsing her eyes,
encrusting lashes to
avoid lashes from
the whips of
society

conformity is
a form of worship –
and still she kneels.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.






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rileyrm11 said...
Sept. 23, 2014 at 10:32 pm
I love this piece...I also feel very strongly about the way girls are represented in society. More! More!
 
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