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I Am Pinocchio.
I am not made of wood or string,
Nor yarn or felt.
I lack a fairy godmother that yearns for my happiness
But I am Pinocchio.
Carved into – No, trapped inside- my body of flesh and bone
Where Gepetto’s hand slipped and made breasts
Instead of pecs,
Round lips and big hips,
Just said ‘Oops!’ and kept with his work.
The artistic disaster, soulless, lifeless
Sitting on his workbench counter
With a fake, painting on smile
Begging not to be kept,
But to be scrapped
To be burned and made again
To be reborn into the form originally sought.
Not to be born into the broken ruins of a world
So judgmental and so cruel
Not to be born into a world
Where the sly foxes in business suits
Brainwashed innocent children to believe
That girls played with dolls and danced ballet
And that boys played with GI Joe and loved football.
Girls wore tutus and boys wore pants
But I am Pinocchio
Thrust into a world with norms already set
Lacking a handbook of ‘proper etiq
Parenting for Sex AddictsThe half-day.
We are not those folks that need an occasion to try. And that’s what they call it, too. Trying. As if the very idea of it is taxing. It’s not taxing and we are not those people.
No. We do not go by some magical calendar. Schedules aren’t really our thing in general. That’d be too organized. Too stuffy. Too… I don’t know… too planned. And we’re not the type of people whom plan.
If we could—plan—our lives would be much different. I think. It’s hard to say because this is how we’ve always been.
Our very togetherness is a result of impulse. I’m almost certain that the amount of time it took us to decide to move in together was significantly shorter than the amount of time it took us to remember each other’s names. We might have had our first conversation moments after that first… what I mean to say is we didn’t plan. Because planning would have been much t
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