cannot advance fairly when we give speeches at a race that drowns the nations choices always was, always will be white fellas voices.
It has been a year and 23 days since I posted. The last post was about missing my Da. He has been dead for a year and about 50 days. I have […]
I’m a Tanita Tikarim song Her dulcet sadness Haunting me And in my head I sing along “I think of you”: And as I breath – I think of you, And if […]
The final 70 metres, The track straight Duty free imagery Teasing me I look at her: Three days Three dozen hours Finish line: Auto reply – Leaving
Help me say the words That she irons out the worry That was there since forever And that he never Needs to care Cos she is there.
I wish I was a stoner, because I just realised that I don’t know of a word to describe the experience of knowing a word, yet being unable to define what it […]
It passes, It promises, It gives rise to – And rules it all out. It bastardises the truth, And resets all the rules, It plays havoc with hearts, Messes with our minds, […]
Whatever led me here Gave me Tofu Gyoza Miso and Sylvia Plath Grateful fodder.
We talk in memes/ Speak in tweets No tongue All talk And busting At the seams
The menu read all smashed, all Super Salad with Acai. The coffee was a sour roast, the type of inhouse shit I hate. The men were bearded, staff and customers. They postured […]
‘Thawed’ when you were never frozen is not the word, But it encapulates a simple moment, so I have heard: That moment when you melt, but form a solid- In the place […]
breathes air between the tip of a finger and a canvas.
Steven Stevenson followed the sun His tanned legs were strong His stature was short He sat in a hammock drinking a beer He ate Lobster alone on a deck He didn’t work […]
A time when so much lay ahead And you lay in my bed When we were young And not yet old Battle Scars Life None of it set in just yet Just […]
I scream in my head Into the alone space: That empty room That has no light. That wants me In it fully yet pushes me away.
What if we say goodbye For the last time today? What if you stay Over there to decay? While I am here Dining without you ? What if I chase you And […]
They bottleneck In my throat It aches: I float away. They break bank – And flood me: Rapid pulse The current It takes me.
Most people view me at 1.00 pm on Monday I see me at 10.00 pm on a Sunday Full mirror No clothes
Life is heavy at the moment, in terms of war, discrimination, racism, Islamaphobia, terrorism, mass shootings, media representation, and in the background of what has always been there: inequality. Inequality of race, […]
The existential zeitgeist of 2016 occupies every Gen Y fear of the Millennials, every Gen X lament of Gen Y, and every Boomer’s rant about the technological era of the egocentric fool. To […]