Author: Adelaide Fyffe


I always feel like

I always feel like There’s’ no privacy. Eyes watch the masked warrior, school satchel as his sword. Their ears tapped to hear the whispers beneath the company of horns, piano, bass, drums, trumpets and saxophones that play complex hymns of resistance and liberation. Close arms twist and betray their hero. I cover him with the…
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Is the curse of age Rage? Uncontrollable fires  flame every action and interaction that were sane The tides of heat burn through my habits, plans and routines that were so neat No stones in my pockets No scales to balance I am the bell in the jar the room of my own I am wrath…
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Internalised Oppression

The most potent weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed. Steve Biko