Queer and All That Jazz (I Am...)

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 17:12 -- Adynna

I am

A Domincan New yorker

That friend of a friend

That handsy person walking by with their talkative friend

 

I am

way outside that proverbial box

That music lover bumping Every type of melody from her speakers

That nerd sitting up front making friends with all the teachers

 

I am

wearing rainbows like it's in my job description

That queer dude always fighting the man

 shunning gender stereotypes every second I can 

 

I am

The Otaku that wont shut up about that last episode

The Disnerd that will never "let it go Let it go"; yes, no matter how much it hurts

The one in heated debates with movie, comic book, and political experts

 

I am 

The product of  school teasing and bullying

The sum of understanding of some family members and many Friends

The only difference between Me and Average is I'm unapologetic

 

This poem is about: 
Me

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