But I didn’t think of that…
She never took the time to appear at my performances
Paint-dipped marigolds wave in the sun.
Fingertips graze my heart.
Hand-picked violets decay in th
I think I found a way to love you.
But I learned to keep it all in.
And learned to never trust a s
One day I came home from a long day of school and piled food onto my plate like I hadn’t just eaten three hours ago
My mother is a flower
She had been handpicked by whoever is the one who picks flowers
Dear Head of Household…
You were the one I wanted to make smile
The tables did turn
It was no joke -- but there was laughter
On the agenda: Welcome to a sexist-free home
My parents have always been really far from holding the typical gender roles depicted of women being housewives and inferior to men
Shy no more
But behind my beautiful smile was my shyness
Girls deserve a shot
Though the games may be equally announced to the student body over the intercom, girl athletes say they can hear a pin drop on the court when it comes to game day