Vicki Addesso (12 Poems)

Vicki Addesso's personal linksSubscribe to Vicki Addesso's RSS feed

grow up

always a child, pretending to be grown-up…
needing and resenting
the fact of that need…
and the shame,
and casting blame…
sick of it.

(134 characters incl. spaces)


Grown Up

The little girl
rains emotion;
it floods her mind
while the woman
weeps. They
are one & the same:
a life life couldn’t tame.

(125 characters incl. spaces)