If you asked I would tell you 1 in 3 of us have been subjected to sexual violence. I would tell you it doesn’t have to define you.I would tell you, it wasn’t your fault.Don’t protest, it was definitely not your fault. I’d tell you that blaming yourself absolves the perpetrator of responsibility,I’d tell you […]Read More The Things I Would Tell You
Bali is covered in trash again. Click sad face. Move on. Another person declares “me too”. Hit angry face. Move on. Donald Trump threatens North Korea. Post a meme. Move on. King tides devastate Majuro. Type “stay safe”. Move on. Neo-nazism on the rise again. Tweet angrily. Move on. 100 dead in a suicide bomb. […]Read More Facebook Fatigue
I can feel my breathing getting shallower and quicker. I’m nervous. I never get nervous. Six teachers, well five teachers and me – the only female – are sat on stage in front of maybe 200 students and staff… well maybe 100 but the lecture theatre seems full. No one comes with a banner for […]Read More The Poetry Slam: Challenge 1. Jan 2018.