Just because I do not wear my heart on my sleeve for everyone to see does not mean that it beats any softer than yours.
I’m not hurt because I wanted the affection of a white man, I’m hurt because I was conditioned to wait for the validation of a white man.
I wanted to become before I became the thing I never planned on.
I am not wasteful with my words anymore.
“I took an online quiz to find out whether or not you abused me.” – Anna Binkovitz
Reagan Myers, “Depression Is Funny Like That.” Watch Reagan’s FULL POEM.
From 1929-1974, the state of North Carolina used eugenics as a philosophical reason to sterilize young, poverty-stricken women without their knowledge, thousands of which are still alive today.
It’s not that she wanted him dead. It’s just that she wanted him gone.
I know that it was all a dream, and the guy, the guy inside the casket, that was me.