An outsider has awoken and taken over.
In remembering, he is of a distant memory,
But I cannot recall.
With identical features except for the
glimmer in the eye
As if saying, ” I am seeking home”.
Flashes of manliness surging, I am changing.
womanly facade overthrown.
In an instant
family and friends turn into beasts
critical Disapproving, unsympathetic, passing sentence.
Breaking from the bonds that seem to hold forever,
Dagger like stabs tearing the flesh, discarding old skin.
He surfaces from the
depths of the unknown, Conquering without excuses and reason. This metamorphosis seems unbearable and yet crucial Acknowledging even now I am whole.
crossed out words in poem links to posts within this blog.
On a side note, for the sake of some visual taboo (and comical relief) to complete this post, I combed through Google images for “Lesbian Posters” and this is what I found – amongst other rather inappropriate nudity….