Resistance Poetry
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Resistance Poetry

Pride and Acceptance

Photo by Toni Reed on Unsplash

Am I a perceived oddity?
Another’s reality?

What do you really see?
when you stare at me?

Is it iniquity,
or individuality?

Can it be me you judge
and the road I trudge?

Are you really blind,
from hatred confined?

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Patsy Starke

Patsy Starke

Registered Nurse, Transgender Woman In a lifelong transition, Parent, Grandparent, Normal every day run of the mill person, realizing my place here.

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