Poetry

Women

This generation

Is not going to praise locked up princesses

Or the ones with very long hair.

But the queen who fought alone

And conquered a nation.

When your kid wants to watch a Disney movie,

Show her “Brave,” “Mulan” and “Pocahontas.”

Because

This generation

Needs to know

That beauty isn’t strong

Instead

Strong is beauty.

This generation

Of women

Shall learn to fight on their own

With their chins up

And eyeliners winged.

 

 

Name: Muskan Agrawal
Email: muskanagrawal2000@gmail.com
Author Bio: I’m an artist. I want people to see my work and feel that they are not alone.
Link to social media or website: Instagram @writer_she

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