Day: May 17, 2015

Small Town City Girl

Small town girl

Big city life

Child in one hand

Groceries in other

Long walk, tiny steps

Small woman

Standing tall and proud

With big time dreams

© Dicky J Loweman 2015

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Tourist

Some days I feel like a tourist

Right here, in my own town

All the faces of all the people,

Are new to me

All the buildings look out of place

I read street signs,

I swear I never read before

I seem to find new nooks

Behind every corner I look

The same shops I always stop in,

Have all new faces,

Faces which don’t recognize me either

I feel like taking pictures,

Because I feel like I’m in a brand new land

Maybe I should take a tour,

Buy a map,

Or a book on this town’s history

Sometimes I feel the need to get away

And get lost

But on other days,

I truly feel like I am

© Dicky J Loweman 2015