We Will Not Be Silenced: The Lived Experience of Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault, Told Powerfully Through Poetry, Prose, Essay and Art is in the best seller #1 position for Poetry Anthologies and the #1 New Release in Women’s Poetry on Amazon! Please, if you have not yet purchased a copy, consider doing so forContinue reading We Will Not Be Silenced – Launch Tomorrow!
Whispers penetrate flesh walls, secrets resound like a melody within the temple of mind. A church choir of boys sing Latin, a tongue they never understood, yet made beautiful in spite. An angelic host of innocence, perched in perfect rows; perverse men licking dry lips conduct harmony, as chorus echoes in rounds confined byContinue reading Preyed
Midnight, Monday 15th October is the deadline for submitting art/writing/poetry, this is an important, very timely project at a critical stage in history, your voices need to be heard! Previously published work you hold the copyright permissions on, are acceptable. Please add your voice. The story: Bruised But Not Broken, Whisper and the Roar, IndieContinue reading Final chance to submit to: “We Will Not Be Silenced” Anthology
Midnight, Monday 15th October is the deadline for submitting art/writing/poetry, this is an important, very timely project at a critical stage in history, your voices need to be heard! Bruised But Not Broken, Whisper and the Roar, Indie Blu(e), and Blood Into Ink are joining forces to publish an anthology about the lived experience ofContinue reading Last Call to Submit Writing and/or Art for “We Will Not Be Silenced” Anthology
I originally wrote this piece in October of 2016. A friend reminded me today of it, stating, ‘it is as wrenching, heartbreaking, and infuriating today.’ Its a long but an important read. Even if you have read it before, read it again. It holds new resonance this month. Social media has been buzzing this morningContinue reading What Every Woman Knows- Christine Ray
Today my sisters and brothers there is simmering fine-grained rage in the quiet pockets of woman all around the world rage has not left the room it is bottled in corners like a fizzing drink about to explode rage has no accent or specific color it owns the language of all who came before itContinue reading JUSTICE – Candice Louisa Daquin
you were pushed from behind I heard in the breathless notch in your measured words that catch in your voice the tremulous quaver in your understated stand I have felt those hands (haven’t we all) one knife-wielding – in word or deed – while the other lays claim with eyes or clammy pawsContinue reading Assaulted – Aurora Phoenix