top of page
Search
  • Palabras Con Alas

More to Love ~ By Yesenia Luna

What makes me any different than you?

Sure, I am plus size,

but I am still human.

I may not be able to fit into this, that,

but I am beautiful.

Like Lucille Clifton says

“These hips are magic hips!”,

They’re no size zero, they’re size stunning.

Breaks my heart to be reminded

skinny is more attractive.

Women my size struggle,

emotionally and physically.

We don't need bullies and the media

reminding us we aren't pretty.

In a world of chaos, standards, and

judgment, repeat after me:

I am me. I praise me. I love me.


©2022. Yesenia Luna for Palabras con Alas. All rights reserved.

5 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

My Spanish ~ by Isabella Corona

Mi español se encuentra en los tequeños. Los tequeños los hace mi papá. La masa, hecha a mano. Una combinación de harina, sal, y mantequilla, lista para consolarte en sus rollitos de grasa. A la masa,

Language ~by Emir Sahin

Every word tells a story A story that lives within me. Every sound carries a breath The breaths of those who came before me. So many hopes, so many dreams Float through my consciousness’ streams As I

Ella ~by Omar Vargas

Mira ella mi Tinder date, the relationship I threw away she was one with the clouds but then I came around she became down to earth and that was my favorite part. She the type, to do what I do she did

bottom of page