The Will of Acceptance

July 13, 2011
Is she adopted or just misplaced?
Every time I go out that's what I hear because of the color on my face.
Is it my fault for being mixed raced?
This immediate judgment is what I've always faced.
So what if I was adopted would that change how I see.
How I live how I feel and who I am going to be?
No matter where I come from in your judge mental eyes, open them wider, clearer
And realize.
It's not where you come from, but what is on the inside.
How big is your heart and soul?
How bad you want something, how big our your goals.
Your compassion to people and to this world.
Seems though you lack some of this because you assume by how I look that I am
Just a tragic adopted girl.
Family is should not be determined by the blood in your veins but the will of
In a way we shall all be family.

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Stuber said...
Jul. 17, 2011 at 3:23 pm
i have friends that are adopted by white people and there black and this is how they feel.... great job :)
vzimmerman replied...
Jul. 18, 2011 at 1:08 pm
Thank you so much for this comment! I am glad my writings can connect with people well. :) 
KatrinaCampbell said...
Jul. 15, 2011 at 7:08 pm
This is so true :) Love it!
vzimmerman replied...
Jul. 18, 2011 at 1:09 pm
Thank you for the comment! And to all the people below. I love all all the comments say either "honest" or "true." I love it because when I write I write from the heart and for all of you guys to notice it. That just makes me smile. I am glad you all liked it and thank you so much for commenting. 
Joceluna said...
Jul. 14, 2011 at 1:25 pm
I loved it!! very honest writing. :)
WritingGirlKyla14 said...
Jul. 14, 2011 at 10:52 am

So great and beautiful. I love it.

~K  : )

theReddevil said...
Jul. 14, 2011 at 10:08 am
beautiful and so very true
Anagam said...
Jul. 13, 2011 at 9:15 pm

very true! great job. i love that...

in a way we shall all be family

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