As a black girl, living in Brighton, England

Picture gotten from-Proud Brighton A lot of black people I’ve been privileged to converse with are skeptical about having to move to or study in Brighton. The popular buzz of Brighton being known as a major gay city also tends to affirm their dislike for this beautiful town. I moved to Brighton September 2014 with…

On ageing

In my thoughts, in my head, in my journal. Here.   Win your battle before you come home to mine. Don’t remind me the trails of footsteps I face everyday. It’s not enough to live young, wild and free because I know of places that don’t bring me such experiences. Hold onto the existence, let…

365 Days #26

Though the moon it’s time prevails I know of a festive period When the tick tocks unending unmeaning less hour glass abound from its premier to its 12th ember Days and weeks are told, But the sun joins never with the moon. I hear the farmers call afar the seasons far affront My nation calls…