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Aug 2018
I feel jailed in my own body
socially forced to conceive
emotionally sick
hurt within

Scared to transmit pain
in this age of depression
reminding my ancestors' culpability;
will I also hurt my descendant?

Struggling to finish a phd
in this age of precarity
thinking it might push me;
Or, will I fail it all?
Stéphanie
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Stéphanie  32/Cisgender Female/Tio'tia:ke
(32/Cisgender Female/Tio'tia:ke)   
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