Destigmatizing
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Destigmatizing

Disabled

I am not just one voice alone. I am one voice among a billion.

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Disabled

It’s not a dirty word
It’s what I am
It’s what a billion are
It’s what you will be
if you live
long enough

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Mary Keating

Mary Keating

Poet, lawyer, disability advocate, wheelchair rider. Published in SFWP, Poetry for Ukraine, Scribes Micro Fiction, Wordgathering. Pushcart Prize nominee.

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