That Line Is Not Mine

Don’t Rewrite My Words

Melissa R. Mendelson
The Bad Influence
Published in
2 min readFeb 28


Photo by Samuel Rios on Unsplash

“That line is not mine,” I said.

“But you wrote the story?” They asked.

“Yes, I wrote the story.”

“So, that line is yours.”

“It was mine,” I said,

“But you changed my words.”