the woman MAG

March 19, 2017
By madisonhicks13 BRONZE, Clarkston, Michigan
madisonhicks13 BRONZE, Clarkston, Michigan
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is alive.

skin smells of store bought soap,
citrus and lye shipped from london
tangled in her

hair. she breathes softly,
her lips remain a limp line,
yet you can see the life in her

eyes. she doesn’t interrupt,
words fall out gently
like carbon pushed out of your

lungs. remember,
there are stories inside this woman,
treasured moments forever engraved in her

mind. waves from the seas
she wants to travel wash over the globe,
coursing through her

veins. she makes aspirations accomplishments,
dreams about the stars,
yet forms a constellation of

bones. a jigsaw of
beauty and power and strength
that fit together to form the

woman.


The author's comments:

Women are so much more than just alive.


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antea GOLD said...
on Mar. 23 2017 at 2:03 pm
antea GOLD, Tirana, Other
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Favorite Quote:
"Not all who wander, are lost..."

Nicely done :)


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