Being alive, Haiku, Poetry

Together #Haiku 220

he for she, a step for love and equality he and she, true strength. ~ FlorenceT This haiku is a contribution to Ronovan's Haiku Challenge #220. This week's prompt words are he and she. If you are interested in participating, go to RonovanWrites and check out his weekly challenge published every Monday - it comes with "how-to" if… Continue reading Together #Haiku 220

Being Woman, Living life, The Self

#MakeItHappen – we all can

Today, the 8th of March is International Women's Day. It is a global event celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. In the 5th decade of life, I am a woman who has experienced many inequities in life: I am the young girl filled with curiosity and intellect, but… Continue reading #MakeItHappen – we all can

Being Woman, Contemplate, In relationship, Inspire, Living life

A feminist – He & She

Gender stereotypes affect both women and men. How?  Watch this enlightening video of Harry Potter girl's (Emma Watson) speech at the United Nations for UN Women.     So men, join women in supporting feminism.   Be a feminist - who, by definition, is a person who believes and supports women and men to have equal economic,… Continue reading A feminist – He & She