she stands in a long slow line at the grocery store looking at magazine covers where fabulous actresses and fitness models in all their airbrushed glory gaze out at her vacuously and she looks sadly at her cart which is both kale- and tofu-deficient and thinks she could stand to lose a couple of pounds … Continue reading "Mannequin Depressive"
You’re all applauding That’s nice But you don’t really know me, do you? The people who know me best They’re not that crazy about me Oh, I want to be loved But I want it my way And my way Seems to hurt other people I’ll say my words now I’ve been practicing I was … Continue reading "Private Thoughts of the Award-Winner"
We can change many things. [...]
We all wear a changing face To reflect what we’ve been through Whatever we escape – or chase – Our visage is akin to For though we may imagine That we author our own book The changing face of Time decides Exactly how we’ll look