Verses — A new Poetry series from shesaid.so

Verses #1 is an untitled poem written by Anjola Adedayo

Artwork by Jessica Severn ( http://instagram.com/j3ssica7)

Give me only

the people

who do not mistake

my anxiety for doubt

who do not see my pacing

my deliberation as a wavering

who look upon my softness

and see the steel.

Anjola


Find Anjola on Instagram, Twitter and Medium: Anjola Adedayo — @anj_ade

Read Anjola’s interview with ssso: https://medium.com/@shesaid.so/shesaid-so-talks-art-female-empowerment-and-mentorship-with-writer-anjola-adedayo-2979f4d23457

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