"I'm Lyrical Heart..My life is no ordinary life, but who's is??" mumbles went around before i started again.
"I was raped" I spoke out, making the auditorium silent again. "I was raped by two guys, got sexually harassed day by day by that. I never knew who i was." I paused. "All i know was that i was just some girl crowding the street. My dad died when i was eight so my mom had to take care of two kids on her own" i felt water slide on my cheeks.
"Seeing her struggle was so hard for me and my brother, so my brother took up drug dealing to help out around the house" i sniffed and wiped my face before continuing. "He almost got killed because of that....my own brother.." I set the mic down for a minute to get my thoughts together. Once I calm down, I placed the mic back up to my mouth.
"I joined this to find myself, i never knew who i was until I joined, now I know that I can be someone in this world and fit in. I found myself in this community. I didn't change my lifestyle" I shook my head pausing a bit.
"I found myself"