Hlovespixar

United States

Hlovespixar (United States) published:

Plastic Wrapped

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2017

I will never understand
I will never understand
But I will try
I will try to know
I will try to learn
I will try to help

my skin is whiter than sour cream
I grew up in a safe household
baking brownies
playing with dolls
My skin is white as vanilla pudding
while others are as dark as night
brown as a bear
Or, as light as french silk pie

My skin should not define who I am
But...

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