Poem: Apologetic Make Up

I’m guilty of it Stuck in it’s trap Telling me I’m not good enough Saying I need to improve Use this and that and don’t forget to do squats. Cellulite and wrinkle fear Shame at muffin top wobbles Run in a silver trash bag to melt off the blubber Line my eyes my lips my…

Gray Pride

(All copyright free images are from pixabay.com) Modern society stresses the importance of youthful beauty in film, music and media. Sex symbols are airbrushed smooth in photographs; their skin appears flawless, wrinkle-free and polished. The Media creates a vacuum of emptiness so they can fulfill the illusion of overcoming it, in the same way that…