Raising A Wild One

A Poem

Photo by Caroline Hernandez on Unsplash

Knotted hair and dirty overalls
She is going to be a wild one.
I hope so because the world
will ruin anyone who doesn’t belong.

At the same time, I wish with everything
that is me, that she would just wear a dress
or steal my make-up. But she doesn't and she won’t.
And that's okay, as long as she is
brave enough to…



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Niki Madore

Niki Madore


An avid reader, poet, deep thinker, skier, and occasional skydiver. Always encouraging others to begin their journey to live authentically.