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I Want to be Lesser Known I said

I want to be known as an astronaut I want to be known as a physicist I want to be known as a movie director My heart began thudding as they got closer to me I do not like these group shares I want to be known as a songwriter I want to be known as a sparkling conversationalist My ears are bursting with anxiety now. Everyone is sharing I will look weird if I don’t I want to be known as an important dignitary I want to be known as a genetic engineer My turn…. I want to be… They are all staring. “Lesser known,” I tell them. The next person picks up on the fact I am finished. I want to be known as a woman who cares, she said. My last group meeting.

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Date: 2/23/2020 6:56:00 PM
Yes, lesser known...most of us fit that category. We live within our lovely bounds. Be blessed, Caren!
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 2/24/2020 12:07:00 PM
Thank you Kim.
Date: 2/23/2020 10:14:00 AM
ha ha ha! So nice presentation. Enjoyed much. Good luck dear poet. sk.
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 2/24/2020 12:07:00 PM
Thank you Sanjay.
Date: 2/23/2020 10:11:00 AM
ha ha ha! So nice presentation. Enjoyed much. Good luck dear poet. sk.
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Date: 2/23/2020 3:28:00 AM
Enjoyed your poem, Caren.
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 2/24/2020 12:07:00 PM
Thank you Line.
Date: 2/23/2020 2:47:00 AM
lol.. Wonderful thoughts..
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 2/24/2020 12:07:00 PM
Thank you Jenish.