Petals | Teen Ink


October 16, 2011
By NineMuses PLATINUM, Pelham, New York
NineMuses PLATINUM, Pelham, New York
22 articles 2 photos 10 comments

Favorite Quote:
You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
-Jack London

Her hair was the color
of daisies,
an unearthly white
with a touch of yellow.

She had always felt more like a violet
or a rose,
but she was a daisy;
beautiful and unassuming.

To accept that,
she went to the wildflower fields
out of town,
and rolled in a bed of her namesakes.

When she came back,
she had petals in her hair.

The author's comments:
A brief poem about accepting yourself.

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on Oct. 20 2011 at 4:28 pm
KrissyJazz DIAMOND, Mankato, Minnesota
50 articles 0 photos 39 comments

Favorite Quote:
Wisdom begins in wonder.

absolutely beautiful.