I Am a Writer

Today’s prompt is this poem that has been making the rounds on the Internet for ages.

i am a writer
i am a writer

Text below:

I am a writer.

The characters I create aren’t me.

They are a part of me.

They are the part of me who is

the adventurer

the romantic

the warrior

the princess

the hero

the villain

the freak

the friend

They are the parts I hide.

The parts I wish to be.

The parts I have been

And the parts that I will be.

Every story is based on a truth.

Your truth.

Do you agree or disagree? Write something long-form, maybe a flash fiction in character from your work-in-progress, whatever suits you.

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By Guilliean

Filipina adjacent. (Bad) Feminist. INTJ-T. Mélomaniac. Pokémon Trainer. Reflector. Slytherin. Tsundoku. Water pig. Virgo sun, Aquarius moon, Libra rising. She/her.

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