Heel-Toe

Heel-Toe

A Poem by GeorgiaR
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Train writing session.

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As young girls, we are taught to walk heel-toe. 
Because as young girls we are slowly being prepared for womanhood.
Where we must walk heel-toe.
But, me? 
I just walk.
In flat shoes, through mud and cobbles.
Where there is no threat of a kitten keel getting stuck. 
Because, I like the outdoors, instead of function rooms.
I like the moonlight, not the ballroom lights. 
I like forest-fires and bonfires, not candles. 
When my best friends were having tea-parties, I was playing tag.
When my sister was playing with dolls, I was in my roller blades. 
When the girls at school played princesses, I wanted to play football.
Most women walks heel-toe.
I just walk. 
As a woman. 
I have learn to walk according to incline, to environment, and comfort. 
Sometimes, I even walk toe-heel.


© 2017 GeorgiaR



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This is very powerful, we should always feel free to do what we want because thats what makes us happy and comfortable, you said it with a great choice of words in your poem.

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Added on June 4, 2017
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Tags: love, romance, drama, poetry, spoken-word, child, woman, feminist

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GeorgiaR
GeorgiaR

Cheshire, Cheshire, United Kingdom



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