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The Patriots

(I came across a box of old writing scraps and memorabilia. In it was this poem. Written at the age of 15, it’s pretty strange how a young girl can develop such a sensitivity to the international political climate from … Continue reading

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Entertain Us

Ushers clad in white rush the masses to their seats. Talk dulls to whispers as the queue outside depletes. A black suit waves his wand at centre stage. “It looks just like they said it would on this week’s news’ … Continue reading

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Cat Woman

I did spend time throwing my body over couches, sighing deep from the belly to sad music and murky martinis. I was so heavy I would crash land at the bottom of long-necked bottles with red stained lips. But I … Continue reading

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