My favorite me

I was six.

Two long braids.

Beaded head band,

arcing over black hair.

Sun darkened skin,

kissed with light.

And the prettiest dress.

Not too big to be carried.

Small enough to avoid responsibility.

But just big enough to feel free.

My favorite me.

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2 Comments

  1. Mallika said,

    March 21, 2014 at 10:20 pm

    Yay! You’re back!


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