When I first began to read this, I thought the 16 year old was raising her eyebrows at her mother's clothes... You never can tell these days!
oh yes, don't 16 year olds know everything :)
smiles...we do know everything at that age dont we...like kerry i thought for sure they were addressing someone older, but everything cycles doesnt it...
Ha ha, 16-year-olds know everything. It is not until a few years later that they recognize what they do NOT know. Smiles.
Those eyes certainly could be interpreted as a little defensive/hopeful in the mixed assertiveness of teens. Very neat voice for your poem. "Curses" Ha!
Sweet Sixteen... really... Sweet? ha. Helen, this is so fun - you live life with such zest and happiness!
16 years old, know it all didn't we though
At some point I did know it all. Fortunately, my parents forgave me for this! Great take on this beautiful picture!
I've heard of these rectal meters. Oh wait...gosh, I'm so embarrassed! RICTAmeter.I think we've all been this teenager and/or had to deal with her. This was very cleverly done, Helen!
Love the rebellious energy in this, well done, Helen! :) and thanks for sharing this poetry form
LOL! You took me right back to those teen years when my girls knew everything and I was suddenly rather dim. Thank goodness they outgrew that stage! Terrific write.
Ah sixteen...I have two daughters so I remember that well. Love the poem and the form!!
Ha..ha...to be sixteen again and bold ~ Good one Helen ~
Makes me glad I don't have a daughter, Lol!! This was great fun Helen!
Ha! (Again.) You are being very funny, Helen! On a roll! k.