Shin Kicker


-By Linda Lee Lyberg

Shin kicker at three
A tiny slip of a girl
Her emotions ran free.

She took one look and whirled
Gave a solid kick to his knee
You’ll never be my father
You big old ugly beast!

Linda Lee Lyberg
Author’s Note: True story- this is what happened when I first met my stepfather -to -be.
Written for Quadrille Night at: d’Verse Poets Pub

27 Comments on “Shin Kicker

  1. As a step-parent (and a parent as well) I was honored to have my (step-)daughter take me on as Dad. Raw, open, honest poem — universal in feeling. Nice!

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