girlhood i

always there
a possibility
impossible from day one

secret dream, unshareable
with anyone

so many moments, inexplicable
reveries of becoming
someone else,
a party dress,
without losing anyone

these long before
you could do much
other than an occasional
glimpse of a pink dawn

a childhood’s dreams
all impossible

they emerge, possible,
you and others wonder
why your hesitance
totally forgetting
this training in

that immoveable objection
the impossibility of you

(c) A. H/ K. H-H (7th November 2018)

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