Pink October 2008/Grandmothers/Breast Cancer, an excerpt from That Which Awakens Me by Ananda Leeke (iUniverse, Inc. - Winter 2009)
Note: The poem is written with a six-word memoir style. It is dedicated to my grandmothers Frederica and Dorothy.
Copyright 2008 by Madelyn C. Leeke
Confession. Pink is my favorite color.
She belongs to me and October.
Why you might ask? My grandmothers.
Two feisty Black women from Indiana.
Devout Catholic ladies with breast cancer.
Hail Mary, full of grace. Why?
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