Dandelion chains and lavender twists;
innocence in braided curls.
Lacy dresses and sugary smiles
capture not a glance
from bedlam boys still sporting
puppy-dog tails and spit-smoothed hair.
by Margaret Bednar, January 27, 2015
Yes, little girls grow up far faster than little boys…
This is for "Imaginary Garden of Real Toads - The Tuesday Platform" and 'dVerse - Poetics - Excuse Me, There's a Hair in my Poem!"