Thursday, March 22, 2012

100 Words: Woman


She smiles.

She cries.


Birth. Cradle. Work. Cook. Clean.
Homework. Chauffeur.

She stays back. She stands up. She goes ahead.

Dries tears. Dries clothes.


She. Her.

Slapped. Snubbed.
Taboo. Trampled.
Left behind.

Dead. Not allowed to live.
Survivor.

Through broken hearts and broken bones.

Her kiss. Her lap. Her hug
Her passion. Her emotion.
Her song. Her dance.

Comfort . Softness.

Old. Young. New. 
Always New.

Fails. Falls. Rises.

Silence. Words.

She loves.

She hates.

Loony. Jealous. Possessive.
Lives through stereotypes.


Beautiful.



Rape.  Horror.Assault. Harassment


Virgin.


She lives. She is.


Dip her in hot water, she emerges strong.


Power. 

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