Me Too

poem by: Haley Banks
Written on Nov 06, 2017

In corners we cry 
In love we withdraw 
In whispers we tell 
In public we pretend 


In our scars we bond
In pain we unite
In tragedy we stand
In solidarity we scream 

And from here on out

We refuse to go away 
We push forward
We realize our worth 
We rise above 

Above Those

who harmed us
who told us to move on
who claimed it was our fault 
who ignore the issue


we are beautiful
We are strong
We are resilient
And we will not be stopped 


Tags: Sad, Inspirational, Pain, Hope, Deep,

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Taha Hassan commented on Nov 06, 2017 at 6:56pm
powerful poem written nicely. Well done Haley. Much liked ^^. contact me anytime if you need constructive criticism on a poem or simply want to discuss anything. -T
Christopher Russon commented on Nov 06, 2017 at 9:02pm
This is a lovely poem.togetherness.
Cecilia Crasto commented on Nov 07, 2017 at 6:34am
You have displayed much talent Haley, clear and precise and very well written indeed~inspiring!


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