when we empower ourselves, we inspire others to empower
themselves. step up & lead the way for others to follow in your
footsteps. encourage them to do better than you were able to,
because hope can never be lost as long as the future rests in
the hands of our sisters & siblings.
—be the light.
Today’s poem is from shine your icy crown by amanda lovelace. She is the author of several bestselling poetry collections, among them the titles in the “women are some kind of magic” series, the “you are your own fairy tale” trilogy, and the “things that h(a)unt” duology. shine your icy crown was published in January 2021 by Andrews McMeel Publishing and is available to purchase wherever books are sold.
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