Posted by: Reginald Cyntje | June 25, 2012

Shrinking Woman

Size 16
A Queen.
Fit for her Queendom
Grown ass woman
Was a warrior princess until someone said
“You are too big”

Size 12
Voluptuous Luscious
Curves
Seen around corners
beautiful mind
loved, respected, adored
in her community
times are changing
and so is her waistline
funny
this was great until she heard
“You are not skinny”

Size 6
Sticks and stones
flesh
She felt
she was healthy
dieting
walking miles
without eating
California style
grown woman
shrinking
now thinking
“Am I small enough?”

Size 4
Ally
Mc
Meal
Skinny
cutie
looks
like she
is
13
years
old
now
juicing

Size
extra
small
then

poof…

she is no more!

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Responses

  1. Powerfully composed, Reginald. This is beautiful.


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