Nobody’s Daughter

You are so blinded by your fear. Wanting to belong and yet afraid to be seen. Hiding in the shadows and wondering why no-one notices you. You became so afraid of what others think that you stopped trying to find out. Assuming it would be different. Guessing what it might be. Maintaining your fears and […]

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Mixed Messages

As a child I remember being encouraged to hold hands with my same-sex best friend. Encouraged to tell her I loved her and to give her a big hug and kiss when we met or parted. Against my natural inclinations to be friendly towards everyone in the school yard – I was enculturated in primary […]

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