The world I have dreamed of (a poem)

MoqadisaGawhari
Posted January 27, 2019 from Afghanistan
Me giving a speech about child laborers
As a member of Afghan Peace Volunteers, I help to promote the rights of women and children in Afghan society. In this photo, I am giving a speech about child laborers for Afghan Peace Volunteers.

Let it be the world, 

The world I have dreamed of

A green and peaceful world where everyone is equal, where everyone is free 

In that world, I want to be a girl full of courage and enthusiasm 

I want to ride my bike to school and, in the streets,

And have all the same rights as my brother 

Every mother will be happy and proud to give birth to a baby girl  

Every woman will work with special energy

Everyone will see a big change in the world 

Every woman will be as happy and free as the birds in the sky 

Every woman will get their rights 

If you want to see a big change in the world, give us our rights  

This post was submitted in response to A World Free of Violence.

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jlanghus
Jan 28
Jan 28

Hi Moqadisa,

Welcome to World Pulse, dear. Thanks for sharing your awesome and powerful poem with us. I hear you! Your voice is strong.

Good luck with your story submission. I hope you're having a good day!

Kay Link
Jan 28
Jan 28

This is a beautiful poem. I believe we each have the power to help shape this world you have dream of.

Millynairi
Jan 30
Jan 30

A nice poem!! Thanks for posting it.

Jane Frances Mufua
Jan 30
Jan 30

Hello Moqadisa
Thanks for sharing your poem. It's quite inspiring. Keep up the good work.

Dawn Arteaga
Jan 31
Jan 31

I love your dream! Thank you for sharing. Please keep writing and sharing your poems.

otahelp
Feb 01
Feb 01

Your vision is truely right and will come to fruition. do not give up hope for surely it will come to pass. it will only take time but we shall get there in the soonest future. World Pulse is our echo ground and we can always pour out our heart and feel light headed after wards. Congrats to you

Hello, Moqadisa,

Wow! Powerful poetry. I dream of this world, too. I love how you ended this piece. Welcome to World Pulse!

Wendy Stebbins
Feb 10
Feb 10

The beauty of your poem for me is the simplicity. Every sentence and thought is direct and compassionate. Your soul comes through in each thought. It is a peaceful poem in itself with a tender special soul. Thank you. You are very talented.

Beth Lacey
Feb 27
Feb 27

A lovely poem