Mirror Talk

by SIANA LOVE  9 months ago in SLAM POETRY Looking into the mirror what do I see? I see a beautiful smart woman looking at me I see pain behind her hazel eyes I see sadness behind her smile But I also see a glimpse of hope between her teeth as if it’s inside her looking for a way […]

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Body Positivity

by SIANA LOVE in PERFORMANCE POETRY “I am Beautiful,” took me a while to learn that.  when she was just a little girl Her momma would say “my baby will be the prettiest of them all” She would smile back and proudly play with her Barbie dolls Not knowing that soon words will get the best of me […]

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ClubGEN Girls “Just Because…” Poems

About Girls Empowerment Network Originally called The Ophelia Project, the Girls Empowerment Network (GEN) was created in 1996 by 12 concerned mothers raising adolescent girls in Austin, Texas. These mothers met after reading Reviving Ophelia, a book by Dr. Mary Pipher, to address an increasing trend among middle school aged girls – a systematic decline […]

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Beauty And Beauty – Poem by Rupert Brooke     When Beauty and Beauty meet All naked, fair to fair, The earth is crying-sweet, And scattering-bright the air, Eddying, dizzying, closing round, With soft and drunken laughter; Veiling all that may befall After — after — Where Beauty and Beauty met, Earth’s still a-tremble there, […]

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