Human enough

My dear, look at me and tell me
what it is that you see?
Do you see me as someone
living life with freedom?
Or do you see the colour of my skin
and the features of my face?
Do you see me for someone
who earns their own?
Or do you judge me inferior
than your righteous self?
Am I not human, breathing the same air
with the same red desire running through my veins?
Then why the need
to judge me any different?
I am human
that should be reason enough.
Reason enough for respect
it is a give and take world after all.

I am human
that is all.

(Dedicated to victims of discrimination and belittling. You deserve more than negativity from ignorance. Stand tall and keep being who you are. In fact, celebrate who you are. No one has the right to make you feel anything other than beautiful.)

7 thoughts on “Human enough

Add yours

    1. Thank you. I read a blog post on the shocking treatment of new Miss USA, and was shocked. Having received some differential treatment myself, I only felt I needed to put a simple question forward.


      1. Agreed. Silly to the extreme. This shouldn’t really be happening because more people are educated than ever before in history, so I don’t know why they are still fostering ignorance. Don’t get me started on this topic, or I’ll never stop!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Powered by

Up ↑


Everyday musings ....Life as I see space, my reflections and thoughts !!


Creating worlds out of words

The Bipolar Writer Mental Health Blog

A Collaborative Mental Health Blog


A daily selection of the best content published on WordPress, collected for you by humans who love to read.

Paper Plane Pilots

Crashing into ink-stained purgatory since 2012.


A great site


Abecca's Art

Thomas M. Watt

Dream your Reality.

my personal thing

writings from an unknown

Feb's World

"My pen was a life raft in the middle of the ocean, it was the only place I could ever be free." - Pete Wentz, GRAY

Author Mark W Sasse

Writing. History. Drama. Culture. Life.

Kelee Morris

On writing, marriage, motherhood, romance and sex...

The writer's blogk


Eliot's Tears

original poetry, once a day


opening a window of excitement, enthralment and over all wonder.

To Write These Words Down...

Book Reviews and Adventures in Writing

Kate Dancey

Blog Paper Scissor

El Comfort Zone

Let Your Imagination Lead.


a new horror has arrived


The sound of a garden growing

%d bloggers like this: