God-wrestling in the light of day: An educated black woman writes, thinks and prays out loud about scripture, religion, politics, science and the cosmos.
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20 April 2010
I Don't Want Your Leftovers
I don't want your leftovers. I'm tired of people offering me the most well worn parts of themselves, the parts they have leftover from the commitments they value most. How dare you think I would accept your sloppy seconds. Your inability to see value in me in no way affects my self-perception or self-esteem. Keep your leftovers. I don't want them. And I don't want you.