Polly Chromatic

Courtesy: Pixabay

Courtesy: Pixabay

They called her Polly Chromatic,
though it wasn’t her name.
They said her real name didn’t matter,
making one up was just the same.

They didn’t count on her owning the name
or wearing the colors with pride.
Far better to exhibit diversity
than be monochromatic and hide.

©September 2018, Christina Anne Hawtborne

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