Crisis; the untold story of a sickler

Today is world sickle cell day. It has been adopted that on June 19 each year, this day will be for raising awareness of the sickle cell anemia, a genetic disease affecting hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. Sadly the only possible cure for now is bone marrow transplant which requires finding a suitable donor.

On this day, let us create awareness and also celebrate those living with this disorder for their strength and achievements.

I wrote this poem some years ago relating to sickle cell. I hope you enjoy it

I do not aim to put blame on anyone by writing this poem. It’s just another writer’s point of view. Till next time!

Published by The grey clover

Welcome to The grey clover. My name is Mayowa. I'm a physiotherapy student. I am also a lover of Literature, Arts, Science and technology. I have several interests which includes writing poetry, photography, fashion designing and there are still much more things I hope to learn. Thanks for stopping by!

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