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Anima Without the Other

Action, that's what this life is centered around right? Pure action, movie role action It's what we're made to believe, believe to exist well as the men that we are, the men we grow to be a success to the family, apart of the military at least that's what the television has me believing but forgive me for disobeying the status quo Can you forgive me for abandoning the Man of Steel role to write, to feel cause that's all I believe I was meant to do it's how I connect, how I know, how I live Do you think I could embrace attacking foaming dogs missile launching helicopters, sniping an enemy target square through the neck wake up, look myself in the mirror grab the feelings I spare in my chest and explode with emotion of how much I love living in the schematics of this world Don't get me wrong, I'M A MAN! in the strongest defense I could muster, I am a MAN but in the deepest sense I love the complexities and treasured innocence of Tangled I nearly cried at the end of the sappiest anime possible I write to feel something other than anger I write to feel what I feel to breathe I write to be what I need to be to live taking on the lives of characters whether woman or man, infant or beast to succeed in this revolutionary lifestyle I'll exclaim to you this: I love Cady Groves, enjoy Sara Bareilles K.T. Tunstall is my hero, Jordin Sparks a fabled wife Mother Aphrodite an inspiration while I, her son Eros, stumble through life seeking her guidance Nothing short of a mess, I mangled what I've been trying what we consider to be one aspect is an aspect of another personal opinion from a personal other I'm a MAN and in my highest sincerity I think feminine qualities pursue more than thought, more than feeling more than sheer emotion but there's no other way to describe it since parents derive from it Our mothers give us aspects of nurture, nature, love, feeling, emotion what else can I say before my brain spills a full monologue of who I am I am who I am, this is what it is a poem, not a poem an explanation with no point Anima without the other? was that the subject? I may have got it right, maybe wrong...who knows...

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Date: 5/18/2016 5:59:00 PM
Hi Russell--Thanks for your winning entry in the contest! The flowing energy of this one really took me for a wild ride! Congrats too!
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