Since the sister, Eve, was in the Garden,
women's autonomy has been dangerous.
Even in this century
got folks thinking a "yes"
means "optional" or "I guess".
Mama Eve, tell your daughters:
did you have a say
in the way that you've
Who's to say Mama Eve's not whispering wisdom to us, her sistren
in the ache of the cursed cramps monthly contracting within?
Serpents stalk in gardens, churches--for their benefit and prerogative.
So, daughters, always speak and control your own damn narrative.