The Desired ChildI am your desired child.The Desired Child4 months ago in Free Verse More Like This
I'm the child who replaced the one you lost.
I'm the child who couldn't scream when I first came out.
I'm the child that nearly died along with you.
I'm the child who came out as a female but with the wrong spirit.
I'm the child who always dreamed of being a male.
Remember my young years?
Yeah, those times.
Those were the times I played with cars instead of dolls.
Those were the times I acted like your typical young boy.
Those were the times I learned to say "car" instead of "mom" or "dad" first.
Those were the times I went through what I call "glitches" in which I felt male then female over and over again.
Those were the times I didn't know I was actually a boy mentally.
Now think back a few years ago.
We moved to a new house with a new feeling.
We managed to escape our chances of becoming a family of homeless.
We saw the whole world around us grow into a community.
We went though a terrible gale that blew sand, wood, debris and shingles everywhere.