• My Current Credo

    Date: 2017.01.29 | Category: GIFTS OF RESISTANCE 2017: creative writing | Tags: ,,

    I will not give in.
    I will not give in to this.
    I will not give in to fear.
    I will not give in to their fear.
    I will not give in to mine.
    I will not give in to hate.
    I will not give in to madness.
    I will not give in to darkness.
    I will not give in to ignorance.
    I will not give in to hardheartedness.
    I will not give in to small-mindedness.
    I will not give in to selfishness.
    I will not give in to anger.
    I will not give in to greed.
    I will not give in to avarice.
    I will not give in to pettiness.
    I will not give in to fools.
    I will not give in to sociopaths.
    I will not give in to narcissism.
    I will not give in to authoritarianism.
    I will not give in to nationalism.
    I will not give in to nativism.
    I will not give in to jingoism.
    I will not give in to capitalism.
    I will not give in to hegemony.
    I will not give in to apathy.
    I will not give in to complacency.
    I will not give in to inertia.
    I will not give in to lies.
    I will not give in even if they call them alternative facts.
    I will not give in to bias.
    I will not give in to the alt-right.
    I will not give in to racism.
    I will not give in to sexism.
    I will not give in to homophobia.
    I will not give in to xenophobia.
    I will not give in to Islamophobia.
    I will not give in to religious bigotry of any kind.
    I will not give in to transphobia.
    I will not give in to heteronormativity.
    I will not give in to binary thinking.
    I will not give in to ableism.
    I will not give in to toxic masculinity.
    I will not give in to efforts to normalize these things.
    I will not give in to shame me.
    I will not give in to those trying to erase history.
    I will not give in to negativity.
    I will not give in when I am feeling overwhelmed.
    I will not give in to pressure to stay silent.
    I will not give in to writer’s block.
    I will not give in.

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