Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge Afraid & Grave

Anxious to be liked

She just had to be herself

Which was not subdued

So, she numbered her feathers

And stepped out wearing glitter

©2018 Annette Rochelle Aben

https://colleenchesebro.com/2018/10/30/colleens-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-108-afraid-grave-synonymsonly/

16 responses to “Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge Afraid & Grave

  1. Colleen Chesebro

    How uplifting and motivating, my dear, Sister! I love it. ❤

    Liked by 3 people

  2. Well done! I love the close!

    Liked by 2 people

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  4. I LOVE this, Annette. It’s so tender, beautiful and honest. You have to be yourself.
    ❤ xo

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