Tag Archives: Aspire

Equality, Judgement, Power.

It is astounding how when you dive into the fundamental issue under every problem, be that political or trivial, equality – or lack thereof – is at the base. Equality, Judgement, Power.

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I Speak for Those Who are Silent

I write for those women who do not speak, for those who do not have a voice because they were so terrified, because we are taught to respect fear more than ourselves. We’ve been taught that silence would save us, … Continue reading

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The Adoption: A Limerick Memoir

I walk down a hallway within four sterile white walls of discipline. I fidget with my sleeve, aware I might achieve the very thing I came to get herein.

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What Am I If Not a Woman?

He said, ‘If you prick us, do we not bleed?’ Shakespeare wrote of Jews, but read for I plead: What am I if not human? If not flesh? I am soft sensual curves; a fine wine. Curves meant for touching, curves meant for … Continue reading

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Rising From The Ashes

I remember, we used to cry alone; Our heart bled until there was nothing left. We used to lick our wounds under cover and then put on a brave face for the world. Sometimes I remember those lonely days. Pain, … Continue reading

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Above Anything Else

An Admire, Aspire piece. Continue reading

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