Roar

Bubbling under She’s holding it down Playing it safe Where the devil is known Mindful of her manner Watching her mouth Keeping her counsel Holding on to her truth As she sees it But it’s vague and unclear Contrary to much And obscured by the fear Of the looks on their faces When she is … Continue reading Roar

Polycystic ovary syndrome

PCOS, whats that? they chime My periods are irregular, they never show up on time. PCOS? they say, ‘another made up condition’. An excuse to be overweight, another denial mission. My hormones are out of whack, I try to explain, and when I do menstruate it’s excruciating pain. PCOS is ‘just cysts’ or so they … Continue reading Polycystic ovary syndrome