Self Esteem Grade Beautiful Shel Silverstein poem about BLUE authenticity and the masks we wear (I think, anyway). It would be beautiful to read this before doing a mask-making activity in a counseling group.
Lily Myers - "Shrinking Women" (CUPSI BODY IMAGE POEM -- * * * * * MUST HEAR ! Myers' slam poem about body image and disordered eating was awarded Best Love Poem at the 2013 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational. Her incredible piece speaks for itself.
I used to build dreams about you. Now I build dreams, but I know that they will never come true, so it's not as painful. When you stop having feelings for everything and everyone, dreams seem billions of miles away- impossible.
Sometimes I'm terrified of my heart; of its constant hunger for whatever it is it wants. The way it stops and starts. ~Edgar Allen Poe // **that constant hunger of the heart.is that what I'm feeling when I ignore my creative side?
"Libraries store the energy that fuels the imagination. They open up windows to the world and inspire us to explore and achieve, and contribute to improving our quality of life. Libraries change lives for the better." --Sidney Sheldon book stores too!