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Poetry can be a daunting thing and there's more to it than just haikus and rhyme schemes, we tapped into some poets to send us their favorite poems and show us how it's done.
✍️@denicefrohman's poetry focuses around social change and writes about the nuances of identity, disrupts ideas of power, and seeks to celebrate the parts of ourselves deemed unworthy by others. She inspires others to see themselves as writers and recognize that their stories are worth telling.
✍️@farajicao's poems have been published in multiple literary magazines and explore a variety of subjects, she is an active participant in the poetry community as well as an educator in the Bronx.
✍️@robleswrites is a poet/passionate elementary school teacher and emphasizes the value of words for healing, transformation, and fostering a positive cultural identity.
#GirlsOfGram is our monthly Instagram love letter to women. Each month, we’re shining a bright light on individuals with stories worth a follow.💚💙 For #NationalPoetryMonth, our #GirlsOfGram are women who use their voice and word wizardry to write meaningful and telling poems.