A photo of the sun lighting up a dark sky
Photo courtesy of Flickr.

She’s in pain. 

Is she in shame? 

Or is she lame? 

No matter: 

She speaks. 

Good morning, HelloHi. 


Her face lights up the sky. 

Some saints won’t 

Some saints don’t 

Don’t know her pain, 

her shame, or whether 

she is really lame. 


But as a human being, 

she speaks! 

Queenie Featherstone is an artist and vendor for Street Sense Media.