How poverty made me feel

Poverty, I’ll never forget how you made me feel.  You made me feel trapped,  You made me feel limited,  You made me feel cut off from the world,  You made me feel desperate.    You put me at the mercy of others,  You made me feel disempowered.  You made me feel ugly,  You made me […]

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Dear 21-year-old me

Girl, the world has tried to define you, but it missed your essence completely. It then tried to break you because it couldn’t understand you. Let me tell you who you are. You are human, and your existence is valid. You’re not a mistake. You fill a space and time that no other can fill. […]

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