A talisman, trinket a precious thing I hold too close to my heart too scared to lose it a pain too hard to bear a minute of separation will bring me centuries of pain my welt soul and suppurating life will never heal again clutching you too tight as if the only bearer of light … Continue reading Talisman
This post is in response to the daily prompt Retrospective
This post is in response to the daily prompt Broken
This poem is fourth in the anthology of poems based on the Social Evils.
Please read the previous ones here.
Domestic Violence against women – particularly intimate partner violence and sexual violence – is a major public health problem and a violation of women’s human rights.
- Global estimates published by WHO indicate that about 1 in 3 (35%) of women worldwide have experienced either physical and/or sexual intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime.
- Globally, as many as 38% of murders of women are committed by a male intimate partner.
Violence can negatively affect women’s physical, mental, sexual, and reproductive health, and may increase the risk of acquiring HIV in some settings.There is evidence that advocacy and empowerment counseling interventions, as well as home visitation, are promising in preventing or reducing intimate partner violence against women.
You are broken and torn apart
at multiple places
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As the sun goes down my hunt begins As I sniff you and my animal instincts takes you in You can run but you can't hide we are animals the lone predators, born to survive You cannot deny that beast inside those bony fingers and taloned hands can dig and claw it's way outside Don't … Continue reading Lovehunt
And when you smile And try to hide your giggles and laughter And those tinkling bells Which will sweeten someone soul for eternity and ever And when you fail so miserably To keep inside you They just burst out of you Those shots of laughs and guffaws, Mother nature finally gives in and bursts and … Continue reading Fruitless