KATIE FREEMAN

United States of America

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KATIE FREEMAN (United States of America)() published:

hike bulimia trail with me

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in a two piece swimsuit 

that’s where the hate began


i glanced down at my stomach and only saw skin rolls, dipping and sighing 
i hadn’t even recognized I had a body before that moment
because how my body looked didn’t matter 

the distorted goggles I peer through are haunting
my eyes saw differently than any other human
a harsh self-defeating opinion, 


this was the moment my eyes were unbarred to body ideals
and the moment I started 



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KATIE FREEMAN (United States of America)() published:

when you don't listen.

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and a deep cut They make 
on my energy vessel
in my 3 pounds of grey matter
below my jaded lungs

but 

i can't fathom how you feel
Mother Earth 
you exasperate in fear 
but few come to the rescue
or even bother to hear 

your roots pulled from your skin
your tears creeping up the shore
your friends, growing extinct right on top of you

and how could that Being 
kill your innocent existence
when all you did was...

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KATIE FREEMAN (United States of America)() published:

your body is your home

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2019

It's a mental struggle. I am making myself sicker by the day, shoveling immense amounts of food into my overworked stomach. I can feel my body rejecting me; I spin in fatigue as the pressure in my abdomen doubles and it's not that I want to die, but I don't want to endure this pain anymore. I wonder what it would be like to not have a body, just to be a free spirit roaming the earth unchained of pain,...

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