Crown of Thorns

On her head was a crown of thornsAnd on her finger a ring of gold.But her heart was encaged by steelWhile her will was made of iron.What God has put togetherLet no man put asunder.She would not kneelShe will never obeyShe was born to rule.On her head was a crown of thornsWhile her will was […]

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The best thing women can do

“The best thing women can do,” the Facebook comment began. “Is to start writing and producing films. Getting content out there because let’s face it 90% of the content is driven by male leads (which is slowly changing).”
“Lol. Just Lol.” I replied.
“What about the last comment irks you?” Asked the poster.
Irk was the right word. I was exasperated. I was annoyed. And here’s why.

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I Dare You

Break me down.Split me open.Destroy me.You already express your disdain in word and deed.The glass ceiling is reinforced with actions that transparently demonstrate your hatred for all I am.Do not whisper your lies to me,Dear Man,I have peeled off your mask.What dwells in me is a fighter,While in you shivers a fear.Hold me back, bring forth […]

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She is strength

Within her reside a thousand demons, each fighting for voice
You are weak, you are nothing 
Daily their whispered claws dig deeper, each gouge a hole she can never refill. 

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