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Monday, July 6, 2015

Mag 277: Imperfectly Perfect

Bathers, 1950 by George Tooker
I don't have shapely legs
I don't have a flat tummy
I don't have a bikini body,

But, I don't care what size I am
My flab's show that I work for a living, and have kids
So, I don't work out

My scars show that I have been through a lot in life and I still stand strong
So, I do not feel the need to hide

I go through life with a smile
Sometimes, I cry at alone for a while

I am never hard on myself
I am no perfect
But, hey! I am born to be Real, Not Perfect

This post is written for Magpie Tales, Mag 277


  1. Replies
    1. I agree! To Be real is to be perfect

  2. Lovely sentiments. No, none of us are perfect, but we are real, and that's what matters.

  3. Excellent response to the prompt...

  4. Amen! Let's be proud of our flab and scars and grays and other perfect imperfections!

  5. Born to be real in one's own world is living.

  6. Awesome! Awesome! Awesome! *applaud* Good Job on the prompt Dee:)

  7. Positively positive ~~ love it!

  8. Love the positive notes here...

  9. Happens when life is overwhelming!
    Oh, I think I wrote a similar idea which is not-so-similar. :D

    1. Thanks for reading Sun Bloom.

  10. Such a lovely ode to all the women out there. Loved it!


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