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Fernandez and Wheeler – Upstairs at The Western

The past month was a month of losses and disappointment. This month, I am trying to regain my strength, sense of self and trust in other people. Therefore, I am spending it with those who believe, listen, communicate and fight side by side as allies and colleagues. Last night, I went to see a couple […]

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Nadine

This is for Nadine from Twin Peaks. Someone whose youth was drastically cut short by having to follow standards of so-called womanhood, almost at the same time surviving a shooting accident; a bookmark in her life she could only go back to after another catastrophe, effectively travelling through time and experiencing – albeit much stronger […]

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NaPoWriMo 2017

I’ve been terrible at writing this year. Great at reading it out loud and also about shouting and chanting a bit, but creating new stuff? Not really. This is why, and also because I love a challenge, I’m doing NaPoWriMo this April. It’s like NaNoWriMo, but instead of writing a novel, you write a poem […]