Tales of the voiceless part 2

Part 2 Children should be seen not heard They made us mute And when we were finally adults They broke the seal But we had been silent for so long And our voices were long gone Now they squeeze and squeeze Trying to force us to speak To be continued ©Thegreyclover I promise It’s onlyContinue reading “Tales of the voiceless part 2”

“I am the voice of the voiceless”- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Part 1 Children should be seen not heard Those were the words inscribed on our walls And we grew knowing we didn’t have a say We spoke and we were shunned We grew older and spoke and we were shunned Our voices they ignored We tried to make it louder But instead, they sealed ourContinue reading ““I am the voice of the voiceless”- Ella Wheeler Wilcox”

“Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.” —T.S. Eliot

Poetry has become a part of me. I love reading it, writing it or sharing it. “There’s a reason poets often say, ‘Poetry saved my life,’ for often the blank page is the only one listening to the soul’s suffering, the only one registering the story completely, the only one receiving all softly and withoutContinue reading ““Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.” —T.S. Eliot”