Let the Girls Be

Donnabeth Aniban
1 min readMar 2, 2023

Let the girls be whatever they want to be,
whatever you don’t want them to be.
Let them explore and wander,
to places you never allowed them to be.

Let girls play roughly,
and feel that scratches are painful but not fatal.
Let them say no,
no matter how much it offends you.



Donnabeth Aniban

Mom since 2011. Filipino. Former nurse and teacher. Writer, entrepreneur, and law student atm.