Posts Tagged ‘freedom’

Fight or Flight

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Fight or Flight

I keep trying to decide if I will stay and fight
I know you expect me to tuck my tail and take flight
Not merely a choice it’s obligatory on me
To stand firm and fight for the right to simply be

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That is Freedom

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That is Freedom

You say freedom doesn’t exist
Or that it means to do whatever you want
I beg to differ.
Freedom does exist.

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Measuring Liberty

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I am that Hijab

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I am that Hijab

I am that Hijab
That cloth, that fabric
That symbol, that fear
In people’s eyes

Why does she wear it?

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