Since we are already sharing, Owlhaven is having a writing contest. This is my entry.
I am the infant girl born in Kansas into a family of a mother, father and son, who smiled for the first time only minutes after birth and later cried when the 3rd boy was born.
I am the kindergartner who loves ballet and a boy named Brett.
I am the tom boy who all the boys love, but she thinks they are yucky.
I am the young teen that is scarred by someone that is suppose to protect her.
I am the 15 year old that lives with a 25 year old man.
I am the homeless teen that drifts between family and friends.
I am the teen mother that gives birth all alone while sitting on a bathroom floor, and later will hold her 1 month old son in her arms as tubes are pulled from his mouth.
I am the teen mother who weeps with a dead son in her arms.
I am the teen that gives up on happiness, who drinks and junks to forget.
I am the teen who cares nothing about herself, and has sex out of spite.
I am the teen mother who gives birth a second time, and refuses to bond with a new son.
I am the 20 something that finds love without drugs.
I am the 20 something woman that falls in love with all 3 of her living sons.
I am the 20 something woman that gives up convenience, and finds happiness in hard work, despite sacrifice and loss, and finds beauty in the simple things
To participate click here, leave a comment and tell her that Phelan sent you. Also let me know if you are writing one of your own.