Thursday, March 25, 2010

No One Ever Asked Me

Mama Kat's Writer's Workshop has once again given me something to write about:)  The prompt this Thursday that I chose was (drum roll!!)

#5:Why didn’t they ask you? Write a list of 5 or 10 sentences that begin with the words ‘No one ever asked me’; then, write about one of them in detail, or use them all in a poem, or use several in a personal description of yourself. 

Funny this morning I had a whole other post, this afternoon I have a poem......I chose to make it a personal depiction of my past:)

No one ever asked me:
Why I could not soar inside who I wanted to be
Why so much solitude upstairs in the attic
Why the men you pick, why the drugs you did
Why don’t you talk to me about your darkness
Why run away when you can stay... here
Why care about what color you are and
Why do you want to know who God is
No one ever asked me


A Musing Mom (Taylorclan6) said...


♥ Kathy said...

Oh I think that is awesome! Very nicely written! Thanks for visiting me :) Have a wonderful day!

Shannon said...

That is very good..i also choose this prompt..great job!

Jeanette said...

Love it!

Frugal Vicki said...

Very nicely written, that was a hard prompt!

Kisha said...

Oh, that is so beautiful! I totally feel you, especially on lines 1,3, and 4. Thank you for sharing something so personal!

Eva Gallant said...

Lovely. Great response to the prompt.

lisa said...

beautiful post.

Lourie said...

That was awesome!

QueenBee said...

Go on with your bad self. Shuckie duckie quack quack

Ms. Wanda said...

Coming from all you great writing bloggers, I'm honored:) QueenBee you crack me up!!! xoxo

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Unknown Mami said...

Wow! I love it.

Now I want to know the answers to those questions. That could be another post.

Spirit Filled said...

wow...this really has me thinking...asking and answering questions. What a way to end my day : )



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