Please Wear Your Pearls

I used to be able to wrap you in my golden chains And squeeze gently to give you a Precious embrace. You had not felt the tips of my red polished claws then. We were two apprehensive and beautiful persons. Something happened when I dropped the ink to the page And splattered a little on…

Vanity and Sanity

I am still trying to figure out where my looks play into my life. All my life I’ve been complimented, told I was the pretty one, and in a way it became a role that I had to fill. I have to look good at every event. And to be fair, I’ve always enjoyed fashion…