Jun 15
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other girl

i like to write stories
about the girl i might have been
if i'd stopped watching my step
i was too afraid to fall
never looked up
never saw the sky

i never breathed enough
to fill my lungs with air
i thought starving was brave
but i was just afraid
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About the Author: Della
'I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it.' -Nelson Mandela