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  Gender Play
by Joan Huffman
Monday, July 27, 2009
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Honorable Mention Non-rhyming Poetry Category. 75th Annual Writer's Digest Writing Competition. November 2006.


Gender Play

Ken cavorts shamelessly with GI Joe,
resplendent in pumps and glittered gown.

Barbie and Midge strut in khaki and leather,
flowing locks butch cut into submission.

The boys dash about the room in a pink jeep;
the girls march off to a Lincoln Log camp.

The Erector Set fort flies a rainbow flag.
Mom peers through the Lego fence, disoriented.

Joan Huffman©06/06//2005





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Reviewed by JMS Bell 7/27/2009
WELL DONE...YOUR IMAGERY AND PHRASES ARE JUST GREAT. THANKS FOR SHARING AND BLESSINGS. JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS
Reviewed by Elizabeth Russo 7/27/2009
What a joy you are to read! Brilliant piece! ~Elizabeth :)

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17 Syllables

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Europe in 17 Syllables

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