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World Pulse: Where Women Speak Aloud

***Dedicated to World Pulse and all the beautiful women associated with it.***

In the immeasurably huge
world of the www,
there’s a tiny, yet incredible
place that a woman can call
her own; where
she feels the pulse of other
women; it’s a place
that gives her that rare ‘5th space’;
where she can speak out
of the ugly and the uglier without
being hushed. She also can
share her dream with other women
of an equal universe.

Yes, it’s World Pulse.

@ World Pulse, my dear,
amazing stories you hear

from women. Some are studying
for a degree while others
are busy attending
a special school called ‘life.’

A mother, a sister, a wife,
a lover and a friend -
they play many roles, and
with what ease! They also are
combatants in a special war
against bias and violation
of rights. Here they bring on

tales of loss, pain and denial,
challenges and trial
and of toughness, of guts.
Emotions flood my heart
as I read on.

Like champions,
they can shake n’ motivate.

Salute, World Pulse Women Brigade!


Priyanka Borpujari's picture

Sweet! :-)

Check out the TED talks by Eve Ensler :-)

Priyanka Borpujari

IWMF Elizabeth Neuffer Fellow 2012-2013

Stella Paul's picture


Dear Priyanaka

TED and I seem to be partners in a hide-n-seek game for quite some time. Quite a few of my friends are TED fellows ( you get the picture) and in every conversation, TED does pops up.

anyway, thanks for the comment. I read one of your posts and yes,it was beautiful.will surely go back and read some more and talk some more. until then, best!

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

Kirts's picture

Women for women

I imagine a women brigade against gender biases with men as allies


Stella Paul's picture


Yes James, I agree with you. Whoever stands out against injustice, is a warrior for justice - whatever the sexual orientation might the person have.

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

YAOtieno's picture

I salute you too

I am glad that it is a place that we can also celebrate women using such beautiful poetry...

Pen on my sister!

A candle looses nothing my lighting another

Stella Paul's picture

M'ma Africa!

every time you speak I feel the warmth of your heart. Lets get connected quick, can't wait to start talking about so many issues!

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

ansupokharel's picture

gud work

lovly poem, did u check out mine!

Anisha Pokharel

Stella Paul's picture

Oh yes

Yes, I just did and left a comment. Hope to see more from you in coming days!

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

NMEZI SYBIL's picture


My dear we are grateful to world pulse

Sexual and Reproductive Rights of Women is progress to the Nation

Stella Paul's picture


World Pulse is, I am sure, also happy to have one like you!

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

usha kc's picture

Stella I loved it very much

Stella I loved it very much by heart. write more dear!!

Stella Paul's picture


Dear Usha

You are always so kind with your words! May more people be touched by your kindness!

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

usha kc's picture

Hey dear,, you touched me by

Hey dear,, you touched me by so praising words through your heart. thank you so much sister.

Iryna's picture

Women of the Earth

The most amazing is that all women around the world have the same problems and the same reasons for happiness :) And to me is so cool to know the opinion from the other part of the world, from totally different view, from those who has experience or the opposite - full of hopes and expectations from this life. It gives hopes, it gives support! I'm with you, girls ;)

Stella Paul's picture


Those are magic words 'I am with you'! This small sentence says all that one wants:support, strength, a stretched hand!

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

Kirts's picture

Women the hope

You educate a woman, you educate the nation. Educated mothers bring up children better than educated men. If you do not agree, give us your view.


Stella Paul's picture


I just wrote that somewhere: educating a woman gets more dividends than one can expect. She receives formal education, but when she passes it on, she does value addition in form of wisdom, courage and inspiration.

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

Jensine's picture


Dear Stella -
You've captured the vision of World Pulse so eloquently. Thank you for giving poetry to this magical space for women and their advocates. You have inspired me!

World Pulse

Jensine Larsen
World Pulse

Stella Paul's picture

My pleasure!

Dear Jensine

Hehehe, we women are never shy of singing praise, when the candidate truly deserves it, are we? You must be a very proud mother, watching this brainchild of yours growing from a sapling into a big tree that can provide shadow to hundreds of travelers.Personally, I needed something special to pull me out of a writers' block and I found it here. I owe you a lot of smiles :)
All the best, always


Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

RuthHartmann's picture


So glad you are writing again!


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