LadyBug...

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Hi I'm LadyBug but you can call me
Rose
or
50s Girl
or
Plant Person
or
Aspiring Actress
or
Hey You
or
All of the Above
I'll Understand

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Hi!
Thanks for stopping by my page!
~Never stop smiling~
~Follow your Heart, it Knows the Way~
My life motto:
"Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what your gonna get" -Forest Gump
And yes, I drew my own profile photo.

You Could Cage a Bird

April 9, 2021

FREE WRITING

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You can cage a bird,
Catch in in a trap and lock the door with a key,
Keep it as a pet,
But it'll still be free.

You can tame a bird,
Deprive it from the wild,
Teach it tricks on command,
Treat it like your child,

But the bird has it's own,
Independent grace,
Beautiful and mystified,
Swooping through it's space.

It's cage.

You can clip a bird's wings,
Throw the feathers in the trash,
But wings do grow back,
A phoenix from the ash.

You could cage a bird,
Take it to your home,
But will it be happy there?
With you but alone?

Stuck in it's cage.



 

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6 Comments
  • McK13

    Such a beautiful message! Wonderful job! Definitely reminded me of Maya Angelou’s poem “I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings”


    4 months ago
  • Nyla

    RE: Aww of course! I'm glad you liked it so much.


    6 months ago
  • ☃︎ KatelynsCupcakes ☃︎

    Re: If you'd like to CAD, you can go to the website called OnShape and get a free education account! Just fill it out and let me know if you have questions! I believe there are also free self-paced courses you can do to learn the basics; I've been CADing for a little over a year now. It's pretty cool- especially if you like math (which I love!)


    6 months ago
  • Nyla

    This message is so important- I really loved it. You wrote it really well. Have you ever read "I know why the caged bird sings" by Maya Angelou? It uses the same kind of symbolic approach but with a slightly different message. I think you'd enjoy it- it's one of my favorite poems :)


    6 months ago
  • Livsnjutare

    I could visualize every line! Amazing job!


    6 months ago
  • BriRiley

    This is beautiful!


    6 months ago