In honor of National Women's History Month, MarketingNewAuthors.com presents a podcast series of prose by various women from around the world.
This segment features:
"Wild Honey" by Anna Andreyevna Gorenko (June 1889-March 5, 1966), (better known by the pen name, Anna Akhmatova), considered one of the most significant Russian poets of the 20th century.
"Monologue" by Zhai Yongming, born in Chengdu in 1955, is considered one of China's most prominent poets.
"Home" by Warsan Shire, who was born in Kenya to Somali parents. Shire was selected Young Poet Laureate for Long in 2013-2014.
"Song of Death" by Gabriela Mistral (April 7, 1889 - January 10, 1957), was a Chilean poet-diplomat, educator, and humanist. Mistral won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1945.
Enjoy the podcast of these works read by MANA's DR C:
home is the mouth of a shark
you only run for the border
when you see the whole city running as well