Painted Man

Can I at least be free to live? If nothing else, can I still breathe? What more do you need to believe That we’re the same beneath the skin? I’ve shed these tears for years unending Stood beneath your boots unbending Raise my head? You’re apprehending Humbled yet you’re condescending … We are the same there’s no pretending I am you yet you’re contending Nothing’s … Continue reading Painted Man

Acceptance

Born out of loveYet hated by manyJudged by society and religionLived in fear and confusionBut why?Aren’t we all made of flesh and bones?Aren’t we all humans?We deserves the same respectSo change your aspectAnd give us acceptanceWe won’t stay in the closetWe won’t stay quietWe will stand for loveInclusivity and safetyWe will fightFor our rightTo freedom and dignity. Continue reading Acceptance