Vanity

a poem

Photo by Emily Underworld on Unsplash

Pay attention to
who is allowed
vanity and who
is not.
Who is allowed
to bloom in the sun
and who is left to rot?

Pay attention
to the difference between
those who wouldn’t
dare to catch their
reflection in ponds
and pocket change
(because they know
damn well

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Writer & activist who loves the arts, dogs, literature, the beauty of connection, attention to detail, Taylor Swift, and too many other things to list. (she)

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Abby Katherine

Abby Katherine

Writer & activist who loves the arts, dogs, literature, the beauty of connection, attention to detail, Taylor Swift, and too many other things to list. (she)