I don’t understand the fuss about the way my clothes fit;
blame the trees for their insufficient leaves.
You excuse his immaturity but critique my attitude—
boys will be boys and I will be stubborn.
Bright light of a phone screen repeatedly demanding my attention on a diner table—
"Look at me,"
"Listen to me,"
"Let reality sink in."
Shaky fingers hide the device away into the pocket of pants that...
How can I say:
“I am One Person”
“I am One Trans Person”
“I speak as only One Trans Person,”
“For only One Trans Person”—
And somehow you hear:
“I am Many People,”
“I am Every Trans Person,”
“I speak ...
Two against one
Give me a reason to breathe
Who’s on my team
Threat of the future
I’m there to make you smile, Hug you tightly,
Tell you it’s all going to be okay. You’re depressed.
You’re feeling hopeless. I try my best to give you reason to keep goi...
I am the sky:
I’m beautiful, Unique,
I change day by day;
Some days I’m more Bright,
When I’m Darker, Casting shadows on Everyone and everything