The Ballad of Unity

Dedicated to Mother Emanual A.M.E. Church

Charleston SC

When I stand alone

I cannot hear the music

but when instead I hold your hand

the lyrical voices of freedom, hope, love and peace

make my heart soar!

By Martha L Shaw – ©  6–18-2015 Words and Image



4 Responses to The Ballad of Unity

  1. Martha, you’ve beautifully honored the dear Christians in SC but in a few lines encompassed the whole Body of Christ. Thank you. I’ll highlight this on the Christian Poets & Writers blog – May God continue to bless you and your lovely and powerful poetry.


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