Dmoral

United States


est. 2018
she/her | junior
semi active; chaotic life.
published writer + classics enthusiast.
obsessed with name titled poetry & songs.

Message from Writer

i'm known for my long freakin' comments and highlight crazy reviews, but like seriously? life's been to crazy y'all, so bear with me, please.

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p.s
if i call you "love" or "lovely" that's just how i talk, so don't freak out lol

Comeback

October 5, 2020


To: The People Who Said I Couldn't Make It

It's how flowers are viewed that makes them wild,
not the place, not the name, not the family;
no, it's the observers.

And when I discovered poetry of nonconformity,
the idea of self-discovery finally struck me;
I realized what I wanted to do.

Now, whenever you break me down,
I remember my ancestors didn't go through
a struggling history for me to be treated like this.

So I just keep pushing through to prove
how far I made it and that I love doing it;
thank you, for doubting me so I could keep going.
Sorry this isn't as "epic" as some of my other poetry, but it's all I could think of for the prompt.

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3 Comments
  • queenie

    this is plenty epic. don't sell yourself short. I loved it.


    about 2 months ago
  • Anne Blackwood

    So I'm a pretty flower and you're a wild one? Sure. (Whoops that sounds sarcastic--it's not) Cool piece!


    about 2 months ago
  • Cosmogyral

    Yesss Queen!!! We love poetry that bites back! // No, no return policy, you've burned the receipt and trashed the credit card :)


    about 2 months ago