Trying to channel a little Carol Ann Duffy
Meet my little friend, Angie.
Golden linings for cracks.
This one is really dark but it's what I felt inspired to write so here it is.
A toy that you can dress A toy that you can play
His thoughts on a late night of summer.
Dolls are such frail things. One small shove and they crack. What's to protect those porclean hearts from shattering to pieces? No amount of safety nets will stop this fall.
The kingdom has leftovers.
My love, I am a doll. But I am not a toy. Know the difference. You cannot play with me like this.
You don't know what you got till it's gone.
And every sentence here really happened.
A short story for the Toy challenge!
"Doll" is a term of endearment that I hear a lot and felt uneasy about, but a dear friend gave it new meaning for me.