on sure footing
but sometimes I miss those egg-shells
They trained me in stealth
making me a ninja in 6-inch-heels
tap-dancing through flames
waltzing to the melody of chaos
without a cracking spell

those egg-shells sure gave me skills
A ninja in 6-inch heels

©Vivian Zems

(#Quadrille- 44 words)

Kim hosts Quadrille Monday #53 on dVerse today with the prompt to include the word ‘egg’ in a poem.