..I Want To Be Heard, Not A Subdued Little Gal ...

January 29, 2012
By CompEet3 PLATINUM, Cincinnati, Ohio
CompEet3 PLATINUM, Cincinnati, Ohio
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Maddi has left the building,
I'm good at talking in third person, why do you talk like this?,
...Because It's Provocative...

Little Kay,
is what my mum calls me.
Why do I let her?
...Because It's Provocative...

Can you turn up the music?,
its so cliche!
Why do I say that?
...Because It's Provocative...

Why is it people write about the sky being, sky blue?,
...BECAUSE IT'S PROVOCATIVE...

We write how we want to,
We speak how we want to,
We, as in Human race.
Its our time to speak against congress, its our time to make a diplomatic change. I can afford health care insurance today. How about tomorrow? Will I get to eat? Will I have a place to sleep?
Why did the shoot me mom?
Well honey, because we are at the bottom of a social chain. I do not make 6-7 figures each year. I am a single white woman in poverty. Mom, I love you, but I don't know how to say it. I'm imprisoned. The sky is not my limit. The government is.


The author's comments:
We all are tired of being discriminated on for being Hispanic, African-American, White. Let us poor people speak out. Hear our voices. Make a change.

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