This poem I wrote when remembering a time when I was really struggling with depression and insecurities... as many people know battling with depression is really like a war in your head.. thats why I called it "Battlefield of the Mind"
I've been battling a couple of years with my weight,and diet mainly because I always start a diet on Monday and can never pull through. So I decided to write a poem about a Monday diet, which I think many people can relate too..
Cancer is something that is mostly feared in all of us. just remember it is never to late to have yourself checked dont wait until tomorrow. My appreciation and thanks to all of those who stood by and with me. And specially to the Girl who helped me make it thru.
Yet another true story about my friend with cancer.
The symbolism of this poem is that my friend doesn't have dialog because cancer victims don't have much of a voice in society, and that she is not named (using she, her, my friend, etc) because the majority of cancer victims aren't named in the...
I am most certainly posative that women can relate to this and I hope this will allow access for men to get an idea of what we ladies have to go through in order to conform to what is to be expected of women in todays 'thin' obsessed media.