GloMag GloMagDecember2018 - Page 343

BECAUSE I AM TRANSGENDER Life is harsher than the cold earth as the chilling distance of my own parents jolts me to the reality of being disowned. For hearts close their doors, no one my pain shares no one holds or hugs me; or tastes the salt of my tears. The shame of rejection, the shame of being a queer peer, the shame of being bizarre make me feel sub-human, just a clod of this earth. 343