Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge Voice & Watch

Mother used to say

Watch how loud you are talking

Someone might hear you

But it made no sense to me

My voice was born to be heard

©2017 Annette Rochelle Aben

27 responses to “Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge Voice & Watch

  1. Indeed, Annette! Shout it from the highest hills. Hugs.

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  2. Amen! Our voices were meant to be heard.

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  3. Excellent Tanka and fits you perfectly. Your exuberance bubbles over! I love it! ❤

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  4. Yes, of course, you were meant to be heard! And you are 🙂

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  5. Say it loud! Mom’s always have the best sayings 😀

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  6. Your voice is definitely born to be heard, Annette.

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  7. Shout out! Girlfriend.

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  9. I can hear that strength in those lines Annette.

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