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Super Woman

by Joan McNerney

for Rebecca


A blurred out image of a white woman with only a fist-bump visible in the foreground with a gold ring on her ring finger.
Image credit: Brooke Lark on Unsplash

I wanna become superwoman

learn Portuguese in sixty seconds

end pollution single-handedly

feed rice-a-roni to the planet

win awards left and right.


I wanna become super woman

paint the Taj Mahal red

knock down bureaucrats by the dozens

create creative pandemonium

flying off the edge of everything.


Super woman.


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Black and white photo of the author, Joan McNerney.
Joan McNerney

Joan McNerney’s poetry has been published worldwide in over thirty-five countries in literary magazines too numerous to mention. Four Best of the Net nominations have been awarded to her. She has three titles available on Amazon.com and Cyberwit.net currently.

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