BABE WITH THE POWER: POET - WARSAN SHIRE

Warsan Shire began writing poetry as a way to connect with her Somali heritage and her roots in Somalia. Her verse first gained notice after her poem “For Woman Who Are Difficult to Love” went viral. Her poetry focus’s on travel, love, loss, and empowering of the female spirit.

 

Check out Shire’s work on her tumblr & twitter.

 

Tumblr: http://warsanshire.tumblr.com/