Woman, Warrior Queen: an excerpt from Prayers, Poetry and Prose


Upon your back, you carried a nation who often ignored your significant contributions.

Shrouding the light from the fire in your eyes with a false narrative of your relentless strength.

You carried within your bosom the uncanny ability to discipline your genteel feminist prowess,

While simultaneously blazing the historic trail, much like the Topi antelope.


You are the consummate woman […]