With all of the #MeToo and sexual assault allegations appearing out of nowhere in the media these days, it gave me a flashback of my two friends who had felt this fear first-hand. I dedicated the poem/prose to them, for they have made a comeback and continue to live their lives as if nothing was holding them back, which is incredibly courageous despite everything they have gone through. This is for them.
"“there’s twenty-four letters in the alphabet, and i couldn’t find two”,"
New and Dangerous Ideas: Vol. 1
, Article 13.
Available at: https://docs.rwu.edu/nadi/vol1/iss1/13