By Pay Htoo Paw
Karen People displaced from Myanmar
6th Grade, Urban Vision
Akron, Ohio

Design by Michael Satira


My voice is a lamp that shines
and takes my sadness away

My voice is an umbrella
to protect me from getting wet

My voice builds up my goal
until I reach the finish line

My voice is a ladder,
so when God takes my hand
I will reach out
and climb to him