Self Esteem Grade Beautiful Shel Silverstein poem about BLUE authenticity and the masks we wear (I think, anyway). It would be beautiful to read this before doing a mask-making activity in a counseling group.
a bruise is tender but does not last, it leaves me as i always was. but a wound i take much more to heart, for a scar will always leave its mark. and if you should ask me which you are, my answer is - you are a scar ~ lang leav