Make your heart sing and your eyes water.
Nayyirah Waheed is an Instapoet who shares her insights and thoughts of the world through poetry she shares on Instagram. With over 460k followers, and more than 100 posts, she’s taking words to the next level and changing lives.
There is something to be said with a person who has a way with words, particularly poetry. Poetry has ways of touching the soul that make us quiver with delight, fear, or sadness.
Poetry is power, and a woman with a pen is a force to be reckoned with.
One of these forces of nature is the healing power of poetry. Waheed, an African-American, infuses a raw simplicity into her works, that is deeply touching and insightful.
Every poem is fueled by complex human emotions yet written so minimalistically, making her works so touching.
Most of her works touch upon the topics of …Continue Reading