photo credit @mylittleperceptions Monica McDaid
Hold your smile
Don’t let them see
You’re everything
They want you to be
Polished performer
You know what to do
One small slip,
Is the end of you
Point your feet
Perfect every move
Don’t dare trip-
You know what you’ll lose
Head up straight
Pools in your eyes
If they fall,
They’ll see all the lies
Harmless façade
A veritable Athena
Twirl and bend-
Dance, Ballerina 

Published by MonicaCanSmile

Currently searching for my happy place while absorbing knowledge everywhere I go, taking pride in being a voracious reader and a prolific rambler, and spending my days teaching my daughters about words and value. Always trying to keep in mind, "Lesser People Have Done Harder Things..."

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