“Mind Of Her Own”

Some women prefer to be carried, but I prefer to walk.

Feet callused with perseverance, skin burned when the embers of life get too hot.

Hands weathered from breaking stereotypes that failed to hold me in.

Body curves like roads less travelled, with speed bumps, in ALL the proper places!

Some people want to fly, but I…I prefer to soar.

Above the nonsense of those who condemn me, for wanting more.

Give me the experience of life, all the pain & joy;

Let me walk this Earth forever then soar until I am no more.

–L.K.D.–

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s