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i’m back. with some sharing of self and poems. firstly, much has been happening in my life since my last post. i haven’t been very consistent and there’s no hiding from that and i’m going to do this walk of shame in full. so. i’ve been creating and writing and starting new chapters
Read more "Poetry | self-made sista circles."
i’m in a sharing mood. it’s been a while since i’ve shared any poetry. i want to. here is something that i am rehearsing and filling my flat with in preparation for the Naturally Crowned Event this saturday. a poem, from the first manuscript.
These self-made sista circles are
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i hope everybody is still treating themselves kindly in light of the new year. i hope you are still listening to yourself. it is so important. i am trying to find out what is important to me, whose voice, whose words, which part of the world, which part of my life etc. the
happy sunday loves,
Read more "Poetry | Black Womxn, Self-Love, Natural Hair at the ‘Naturally Crowned’ Event"
before i begin this post about my poetry readings, i want to discuss what i learnt yesterday at the ‘is the black womxn god?’ event.
Dr. Runoko Rashidi taught me:
‘black was widely recognised as the colour of deification. it was not a colour of mourning as the western world has asked
What is ‘Hatch’?
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“In a London ravaged by war and waste, two groups of survivors fight to find a space to call home.”
Writing and devising for ‘Hatch’ has been a journey. Learnt a lot of things. A lot of things about myself, the way I like to work as a playwright, the types of