Given birth to, set the table and fed a nation. We have fought in wars; domestic and
We hold down jobs, bring home the bacon (cook it) and raised families.
We have sacrificed our health and well-being so that others may thrive.
We have learned from our experiences and we, the women survive.
We’ve been told
We are not smart enough. We are not strong enough. We are too young. We are too old.
Wait your turn.
We have been beaten. We have been sexually harassed and abused.
We’ve been told be good. Don’t tell.
We do not
Value the measure of a person simply by the balance of their investment portfolio or the
power they hold.
Nor do we pre-judge a person by age, the color of their skin, religious beliefs or sexual
We know every human has worth.
Work to ensure our government is reflective of all the people it serves.
We must step up and become those people in every level of government.
It is time
Women take a seat at the table.