women

Dear Beautiful

Don’t measure me! As Women we are often judged by the way we are measured we are either too big or too small, too round or too straight, too tall or too short. It doesn’t stop there then we are compared by numbers that looking for that perfect 36-24-36 body Read more…

By Rhondaismile Pepper, ago
women

She Does

She closes her eyes, begins to cry, asking, ‘Why?’, she no longer dreams to try. She no longer screams out of fear, she no longer speaks, ‘mother dear.’ Oh, why? She’s lost in the loneliness, the darkness of tears. They abuse them, and torment them, rape them and leave them Read more…

By Maria Velazco, ago
women

Her truth

Somehow, she manages past the demons in her head the things she always dreads. Her fascination with flowers and bees, and the beads she wears. It’s always something different, nothing ever stays. Moves past stagnation, because to her, it means death. Her life is filled with journeys, mostly in her Read more…

By Maria Velazco, ago
women

Letter

Hey, How’ve you been doing? I haven’t heard from you lately, must be all the new stuff you’ve put yourself up to. I’m not mad, don’t worry. I’m happy to see you flourish. It’s been so long, since I’ve heard your unguarded laugh. You haven’t noticed, I know. You still Read more…

By Lizardin Bain, ago
women

Being Different

In an argument when she stood for her self-respect, they called her a bitch. A virgin was pointed as a slut. She could’ve been like most of the girls who just listened to those nasty comments and cursed herself but no, she chose to be different. She, She is a power, Read more…

By Nikki Tekwani, ago
women

Woman

Mother Earth She sits and waits for the rainfall, and drinks his nectar juice. She sits and waits for wind force, he breathes life down to her roots. She sits among the water, as it rushes to kiss the shore. She sits among the flowerbed, as he shines o’er, evermore. Read more…

By Kelly Bristow, ago
women

Rape Story

Wish their heart was as pure as a flower. Then maybe they could grant her justice. But the screams of 22 year old rape victim were ignored. Shhhh! Don’t tell it to anyone, they said. You are a girl. We think it’s your mistake. Why did you go out so late Read more…

By Nikki Tekwani, ago
women

A Question

On those blooded streets Seeing her death coming close She asked the Almighty God “Is this the same creation of yours that you are so proud of”? While leaving this cruel world She left behind a question for us all “Is this the way we treat our women”? The women Read more…

By Sadah, ago
women

Blissful

We are free, independent, powerful, courageous and beautiful. We are free to live We are independent to fly We are powerful to hold We are courageous to face We are beautiful to celebrate. We are Women — The Womb of life on Earth. *********************************************** Lovestruck # @satire ♡ ♡

By Anuskha Ghosh, ago
women

Women

Women, you are so beautiful, not just superficially but in real. You are the chosen one, entrusted with the most difficult task under the sun. The Architect has made you the creator, because He knows there is no one, who can play the role better. The mother, the sister, the Read more…

By Mamta Sehgal, ago
women

Ephemeral

She scrubbed her lips again and again till they were raw. The mirror reflected back the 13-year-old’s pale face, red-rimmed eyes, and her swollen lips. She was feeling dirty even after her shower. She had always thought of him as an uncle, a friend even who would joke with her. Then Read more…

By Yasha shetty, ago
women

A Woman’s World

What is it about women that makes us so complicated? They say nobody can ever understand a woman. Funny, I don’t believe that’s true. The thing is, the world made us this way. As a woman, to be heard, you basically have to fight. We fought to be counted, we Read more…

By Christine Chioma, ago
women

औरत हूँ औरत ही रहने दो।

औरत हूँ, औरत ही रहने दो। मजहबी धागों से न बांधो तुम, पर्दे और हिजाब मे न क़ैद करो तुम, खुली हवा में साँस मुझको भी लेने दो, औरत हूँ, औरत ही रहने दो।   तोलकर हीरे से सर से पावों न ढको तुम क़ैद कर साँसों को न इख़्तियार Read more…

By Sakshi Gupta, ago
women

Woman, You’re Beautiful!

A confident woman is a powerful woman. A confident woman is ready to conquer the world. A confident woman will sometimes fall but will always rise up. And it’s such a pain to see women lose confidence because of society’s standards, failed relationships, mistakes or unwanted events. Woman, you are Read more…

By Jeazelle, ago
women

रात के अंधेरे में महिलाओं के लिए निकालना क्यों खौफनाक है?

यूं तो दुनिया में लोगों की तहज़ीब बेहिसाब है फिर भी क्यों हर घर का अपना ही हिसाब है कहीं पे नारी बेनकाब है, तो कहीं पे हिजाब है। अपने घरों पर चाहते ये पर्दे आम हैं वहीं सड़कों पर करते किसी को बेआब्रू हर श्याम हैं। कैसे किसी को Read more…

By Chandra, ago