I Am Not That Girl — For Every Woman Who Has Never Felt Like “That Girl”

“Maybe it’s because I was never destined to be ‘that girl.’”

It’s tough growing up as a woman today, as you face a ton of pressure to be perceived in a certain way by society. This spoken word poem by Daysha Eedwi captures how hard it can be to live up to society’s standard of femininity.

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It’s hard to feel “normal” if you aren’t “that girl” who has guys clamoring for you left and right at the bar.

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And it’s easy to feel unwanted if the people that you think should notice you…don’t.

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There always seems to be this pressure that you need to look perfect and apply makeup like a pro.

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