Wednesday, December 3, 2014

I Just Wonder

Written for 3WW




Compact, Jubilant, Neglected

I Just Wonder


She sits in a compact space
feeling a bit neglected
among so many others
as her wide open curious 
waiting eyes look at the door
Suddenly, there's a sparkle
she is jubilant and 
takes-off to land in the extended arms 
of her working Mom 
Back at home she will wait 
for her Dad to return..
a darling fairy to whom
her parents dream to present
golden wings when she would be
ready to take a flight..
Won't she be happier with 
normal stronger wings weaved 
by the loving hands 
of her Mom by staying at home
helping her have stronger feet
to stand confidently
before taking a flight..

I just wonder...



RS:)


5 comments:

  1. yes we wonder if they would be better off staying at home longer. well put

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  2. interesting reflection .. golden wings are not always the best thing for flying.

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  3. No wonder that your poem speaks to so many.

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  4. thought provoking , powerful writing

    Trustworthy

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  5. Very true...a great lesson indeed for today's busy parents.

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