Tag Archives: beauty

Beautiful Daughter

Am I beautiful? She asked, Eyes searching mine. Yes I replied, Honestly. You are kind, Gentle, Inquisitive, And funny. You are beautiful. She smiled.   

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You Are Beautiful

I want to tell you that you’re beautiful But I need you to know it doesn’t matter. You are Beautiful. So beautiful my breath catches When I look at you But no matter how you looked, You’d be beautiful to … Continue reading

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Ugly Beautiful.

Dandelion seeds: Fairies floating on the breeze. Ugly beautiful.

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The Uniform of Youth

I’m struck by your natural beauty As you sweep onto the train, Loaded with bags, Dripping with rain, Windswept, Bedraggled, Beautiful. You don’t look like the rest. You’re special. Freckles bring your face to life, Make it dance with every … Continue reading

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The Girl and The Mirror

I see you check the mirror, And you don’t like what you see. It’s clear you think you’re ugly. You don’t see things clearly. You touch a finger to your face, Smooth creases that aren’t there. Put concealer on imagined … Continue reading

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