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This Temperamental Child

30 poems in 30 days — day twenty-eight

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You never understood this quiet child
who cringed at loud voices and sounds
whose reactions were unpredictably wild

Your lack of affection turned me inward
yet you only saw me as unapproachable
not at all outgoing, but awkward




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Ravyne Hawke

Ravyne Hawke

Poet, Fiction Writer, Essayist, Artist, Dreamer | “Enlightenment is when a wave realizes it is the Ocean” ~Thich Nhat Hanh

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