When I was little, I strove for attention as many kids do. In year four, this need for attention had reached its peak and I didn’t seem to be meeting my attention requirements. I had to do something about it. This want wasn’t in the forefront of my consciousness, and so I didn’t deliberately strategize to gain the notice of my peers or parents.Read More »
I used to say I was bisexual. But eyes would glaze over at that word. It holds less weight as other terms like ‘gay’. To others, it often means straight girls drunkenly making out at parties for the enjoyment of men. To others, it often means gay boys who want to lessen the blow of their sexuality on their friends and family.
Jump-start my mind.
Take lightning to my brain.
Light a spark in my imagination.
Keep going until creativity flows from these numb fingers-
Fingers which used to write with ease,
But now rest on a blank page.