Saturday, September 9, 2017

Wallflowers (Day 234)

This is what I 
find dismaying:
one year in, we’re 
still replaying 
stories of our 
past golden years 
and gossiping 
about our fears. 

What we need now
is a firm stance:
Wallflowers don’t 
get asked to dance.
Last time we were 
caught unaware—
next round will go
to they who dare.

(c) 2017, by Hannah Six

Image: Emma Frances Logan

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