i am learning how to be a flower

 

An amazing poem about the agenda of light for Humanity in this time ~

“There are so many songs waiting in the garden of your belly for permission to grow…”

“There is a universe in my body…”

“but i am learning how to be a flower…”

An original poem written & performed by Dominque Ashaheed :: poet, teacher, mama, international women’s slam poetry champion 2012, national slam poetry champion 2012

How this poem came to be, in the words of Katie Hess:

reposted from:

http://katie-hess.squarespace.com/blog/2013/2/2/love-poem-for-you

“I first saw Dominique perform at the Lohas Conference in 2012. Seeing her in person you get a full-on dose of her power. She has an other-worldly gift: when she speaks, the sound of her voice reaches down and grabs something so deep in your heart, you come undone.
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