This is not a small voice

Hello Clovers, the poem of this week is “this is not a small voice” by Sonai Sanchez. I feel this is a very powerful poem which emphasizes on encouraging people of colour whose voices are usually ignored to speak up. To me, it’s an inspiring poem to speak out against injustice and also a reminderContinue reading “This is not a small voice”

Three sides to the story

Hello Clovers! Remember yesterday I said I like to think there are three sides to the story. Well that’s just my point of view. The point is that there are many angles, perspectives, view points ( I think you get it now) Anyways I just want to share an old poem of mine with you.Continue reading “Three sides to the story”

Forty years

Forty YearsBy Mary Oliver for forty yearsthe sheets of white paper havepassed under my hands and I have tried to improve their peaceful emptiness putting downlittle curls little shaftsof letters words little flames leaping not one pagewas less to me than fascinatingdiscursive full of cadence its pale nerves hiding in the curves of the Qsbehind the soldierlyContinue reading “Forty years”

The fray; justice or equality?

Hello Clovers! I have been thinking about alot that has been happening. Especially since yesterday was international women’s day, I just wanted to bring it up and know your thoughts. I was wondering on the whole concept of feminism, I feel a lot of people these days seem to have twisted or got the wrongContinue reading “The fray; justice or equality?”

Happy women’s Day

Here’s to strong women: May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them.” To every woman out there, you are beautiful and strong. Your dreams and goals are not too big, you can do it! “You cannot be broken because you are a diamond, tougher than nails and a jewel in theContinue reading “Happy women’s Day”