Daughter to Daughter

I have never believed myself to be worthy to be responsible for a life. If it should come to pass, however, what is it that I should do? Step away or plow forward? Hug her close or push her away? Be as I am or be what my parents wanted?

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Blood, Tears, and Sweat

People call me unambitious. They think I am so carefree. They ask me about my dreams and I tell them I have none, for they have laughed and jeered when I said otherwise. They act disappointed, saying "Such a wasted young soul," and yet they tell me I can never make it. So, I will remain silent until they will listen to my voice.