Writer’s Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – Rebirth

It is Colleen’s turn this week to choose the prompt word for her and Ronovan’s Writer’s Quote on Wednesday Challenge, and she has come up with ‘rebirth.’ I found this wonderful quote by Anne Frank which I can very much relate to:

I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn

-Anne Frank


When I sit here writing

I can be who I want to be

I can go on long adventures

Or I could solve a mystery

The timid little person

Who is so very shy

Could become a mighty warrior

Or perhaps a Super Spy!

I could make myself a hero

Who always saves the day

Or perhaps an evil villain

Who gets more twisted every day.

What about a princess

Who is a stunning beauty?

Or a blowsy, brassy barmaid

Whose language is quite fruity!

A skittish, social butterfly

An astronaut in space

The chairman of a company

A woman of style and grace!

Yes, when I sit here writing

I can be who I want to be

Not this mousey little person

But a reborn, flawless Me!





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12 Responses

  1. Awesome. The joy of the imagination!

  2. lbeth1950 says:

    I love this. I don’t think you have the slightest idea how many people admire you and see you so differently. I see you as bright, courageous, kind, and thoughtful. You are so creative.

  3. Ritu says:

    I lov you Sis! Just the way you are!!! 🙂

  4. What a lovely poem! If only people could see themselves through the eyes of those who admire them. The quote is great too. Powerful combo. 🙂

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