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Project Report | May 7, 2020
Vaga Lume's volunteers' Tales and Poetry Challenge

By Elisa Villamea | Assistant of Fundraising and Partnerships

Marluce and the poetry in Portuguese
Marluce and the poetry in Portuguese

How are our volunteers in the Amazon doing during the quarantine?

As shown in our last report, Vaga Lume has reimagined ways to keep volunteers engaged and involved with writing and reading during the current situation.

In order to do this, we released a series of challenges for the communities we support. Today we want to share with you one of the results of the “Tales and Poetry Challenge: COVID-19 and the quarantine”, in which volunteers sent us poems and stories with their reflections on the current scenario and the perspective for the future.

 

“PANDEMIC

The pandemic exists in books and movies

In this generation, I’ve never seen such thing

Sad reality, in this unequal world.

 

If we give it a thought

We come to the conclusion,

Everything became apart, so there can be union

 

If we cannot unite the world

Let us start with ourselves

Get your family together

And speak as one

 

Rebuild what is broken

Forgive what needs forgiving

Resolve what needs resolving

Love who needs loving

 

When all this is over

Family must arise strong

For it must restart,

with the certainty that dodged death

 

But for those that lost,

Do not be shaken

Here I give you a hint

Get happiness in that place”

 

-Marluce, Vaga Lume's volunteer since 2013 from Corre Água community – Macapá AP

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Vaga Lume Association

Location: Sao Paulo - Brazil
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Fernanda Prado
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