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You call me Other, like I am less than you. What makes me Other? Is it my eyes, different in shape, size and color from yours? Or is it my skin, so milky pale, filled with lines and snags? Is it my shape, soft and pillowy? Or maybe it is just that I am not you.

I take this word Other and I will make it mine. I will proudly proclaim that I am Other because I am different than you. I will shout it from the hilltop and whisper it to my brothers and sisters. So what are you?

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    Brandon Sutton about 8 years ago

    I really like this one, especially the turns in the second part from questions to self-affirming statements. Nice work!

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    Lisa Williamson about 8 years ago

    thanks...had fun doing it

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    Bryan Thomas about 8 years ago

    Very good, Lisa.

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