For today’s prompt, make a statement the title of your poem and either respond to or expand upon the title. Some example titles might tryinclude: “A Date Which Will Live in Infamy;” “Guns Don’t Kill People, I Do;” “This Is Your Brain on Drugs;” “Smile for the Camera,” and “Be Kind Rewind.” Of course, there’s an incredible number of possible titles; pick one and start writing 🙂 (from http://www.poetrypasta.wordpress.com)

____________________________________________________________________

Here’s my statement!

 

How To Be A RealWoman

Know how to cook,
and use your rook,
and let me look
at other women.

Grow your hair,
get a perky pair,						
and never stare
at me.

Grow up.
Cheer up.
Do sit ups.
Stand up for me.
Shut up Valeri!

Ride a bike.
Know what I like.
And never try
to psyche me out.

Driving around,
don't make a sound
as I comment on
every woman around.

You need a round butt,
get your body "cut",
and on command,
act like a slut.

             Am I being heard?
			I hardly say a word.....
Make sure the coffee's stirred!

RealWomen don't cry.
RealWomen  aren't shy.
And they don't ask why! (?)

Get more educated,
and when we're 
socially situated,
don't act like we're together.

Wear your clothes tight.
Learn to drive right.
And why do you have to
write all the time? (!)
Advertisements

Leave a comment

April 12, 2014 · 2:37 am

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s