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The Plead for Change

AfroWomenPoetry founded by Antonella Sinopoli narrates the stories of through poetry moving from country to country across Sub Saharan . In collaboration with AfroWomenPoetry, SheEvolves invites you into the world of Ghana's female poets

Poem by Millicent Anumah
The Plead for
Change! Change! Change!
There was no response
Yet I plead for change not…

Black List

AfroWomenPoetry founded by Antonella Sinopoli narrates the stories of through poetry moving from country to country across Sub Saharan . In collaboration with AfroWomenPoetry, SheEvolves invites you into the world of Ghana's female poets

Poem by Nana Nyarko Boateng
Black List 
Merge discrete metals to smithereens
blacksmith who ain't black
and don't smith
Black Africa
a golden…

Dear African Woman

AfroWomenPoetry founded by Antonella Sinopoli narrates the stories of through poetry moving from country to country across Sub Saharan . In collaboration with AfroWomenPoetry, SheEvolves invites you into the world of Ghana's female poets

Poem by Brenda Dokmah Bakomora
Dear
If I haven't told you that you are beautiful, you are
If I…

International Day for People of African Descent is totally worth the hype

A few weeks ago, I came across the United Nations (UN) calendar for international days. According to this calendar, 31 August is International Day for People of Descent. This UN holiday was created to celebrate the diverse heritage and several contributions of people of African descent. The African…

How COVID affected women

Whilst the end may be near for , its impact on the world, and especially is far from it. As a woman myself, I can speak first hand to the personal impact I have experienced due to COVID. And others that my female friends have had to endure….