Community Update

World Pulse Toolkits Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits are all available here.

We are especially excited to share our signature Citizen Journalism and Digital Empowerment Curriculum. Start learning today!

Poem for Women

Shooting for the stars
Being shot at in cars
Striving to go so far
Being stuck in sticky tar

A women isn't held back
Despite all the flack
She will never rest
Until she's reached her best

Praying the devil back to hell
Sharing many stories to tell
Winning the prize named Nobel
Ending landmines others would sell

She achieves and she dreams
Shining bright as a sun beams
She ignites a sisterhood of teams
Ever forward she leans
Into history writing reams and reams
Equality! Equity! Respect!
These rights are what she has deemed

Comments

Sharontina's picture

Wonderful!

Wonderful poetry dear Leedjia. I just loved it. Waiting to read your journals too.

Love

Merlin Sharontina

Leedjia's picture

Thank you!

Sharontina, thank you for your comment, it is encouraging to know I am heard. I am not a poet, but sometimes I have this desire to write and rhyme :) Many hugs!

Magazine »

Read global coverage through women's eyes

Letters to a Better World

Letters to a Better World

Campaigns »

Be heard at influential forums

WWW: Women Weave the Web

WWW: Women Weave the Web

Programs »

Help us train women citizen journalists

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

Blog »

Read the latest from World Pulse headquarters

World Pulse Launches our Inaugural Community Advisory Board!

World Pulse Launches our Inaugural Community Advisory Board!

Partners »

Join forces with our wide network of partners

Nobel Women's Initiative

Nobel Women's Initiative