Most people don't understand the way my mind works.
Some are so afraid to be associated with a nerd, a smart girl, someone who doesn't see the box of social norms.
My ex said, the things I like were stupid, that there was something wrong with me.
That the big words I used and loved were, fifty cent words.
Things to be laughed at with derision.
In recent years, people like me have been labeled and relabeled.
Words like ADHD, learning disability, on the spectrum, etc.
In an effort, to pigeonhole people who learn, think and express themselves differently.
Then I found poetry...
Other people who saw things like I do.
Their words took the pictures from my mind and made masterpieces.
Each word, a stroke of a b...
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