if this is stealing

(NaPoWriMo, day 13: ‘a non-apology for the things you’ve stolen’. I struggled with this, and I’m not sure this counts as a poem. But it’s where the prompt took me and felt like something I needed to say – among other things, about different takes on what counts and who does the counting…)

if this
is stealing, so be it.
i am tired of asking
for permission
to give.

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