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Poems: ‘I Am’ And ‘Woman’

Copyright: Aramide Pearce

Copyright: Aramide Pearce

Two poems by exciting new poet, Aramide Pearce.

I Am 

I am friendship

I am acceptance

I am unity

I am strength

I am equality

I am love

I am happiness

I am peace

I am confidence

I am independence

I am growth

I am woman


Woman and beautiful that’s me

The colour of my skin beautiful

You see


That’s me

Goodness that’s also me

Woman and proud

Women’s lives matter

As a matter of fact

And that’s the fact of the matter.