Ellen Joyce and Catherine … Mighty Women

first_imgWe watched as the world clapped for themWe breathed a relief over their loud victoriesWe hoped high as we felt meekness was fixedWe echoed the freedom of mighty all womenWe hold our breaths with excited jubilationWe mother the broken villages to stabilityEllen Joyce and Catherine ….. Mighty WomenWe lobbied endless in West Africa for a delivererWe ran and slept in the open streets for yearsWe destroyed our own kith and kin like a plagueWe killed men of same tribe who lived near usWe burnt churches with living people in themWe fought ethnic civil war that made no reasonEllen Joyce and Catherine ….. Mighty WomenWe stand on the precipice of a women ruled worldWe lay the stage for concrete peace non violenceWe oversee from the bleakest to the glamorousWe take in our strides those rejected and frailWe settle discontent in the jaws of massive gunsWe entrench democracy for tiny feet yet unbornEllen Joyce and Catherine ….. Mighty WomenShare this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more