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Sometimes it’s not easy
Sharing a face.

I want to be myself, but
I feel like

I could be replaced.


But It's Just a Word...

The appropriation of words have been used to shun or shame people from their community or their individuality. I can list a bunch of words that have been used as slurs against people to dehumanize them like, nigger, queer, fruit, fag, bitch, slut, tranny, and the list goes on. 215 more words


“As a writer, the worst thing you can do is work in an environment of fear of rejection.”
—Carol Leifer


Out of sight, out of mind

It’s been on my mind that I’ve been out of focus lately.

There’s this sense of entitlement you feel when you return to school, an entitlement to productivity, to academic integrity and to just some general sense of progress. 763 more words

Mental Health

show daylight between

show daylight between

(1980’s | athletese | “distance oneself from,” “move away from,” “disagree with”)

Now primarily a political term and has been for at least twenty years. 456 more words



I can’t sleep.
I kept thinking
of you, I’d like to say
But I am very distracted
with a star I saw tonight
You won’t see it in the sky… 104 more words


The Way of Us.

There is a temple
surrounding us
on a path that is
wayward and sincere,
a garden that has
never had need of
a tree that does not… 30 more words