“Little Shaver”

PAD Day 19

“For today’s prompt, write a life event poem. By life event poem, I mean a poem that takes place at or describes a life event, such as a wedding, birth, death, graduation, etc. There are so many possibilities.”

122382_razor

4/19/12

“Little Shaver”

the razor is too sharp
the mirror too foggy
his hands are too shaky.
his fuzz is too cute

but Mom, they tease me,
he says, with his thirteen
year-old man voice.

(photo: stock.xchng:thesaint)

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