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Flowers Poem - Do The Write Thing Challenge

Flowers age and grow taller.

But along the way they get mushed.

Nevertheless, they grow again.

This time only with anger.

Running over flowers causing damage to their pedals. 368 more words

Language Arts

Accounts of Violence (5)

  • One of the workers in a net cafe that we frequent told me that the janitor claimed that my daughter defecated on the floor of their toilet and that her shit plugged the drainer, and that he came to know this because my daughter is a child and she was the last person to use the toilet.
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Violence Against Women

Accounts of Daily Violence (4)

  • A random male in civilian clothes approached me and asked me if I was Sudanese. I said I was. He said I was not and asked me for my papers.
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Violence Against Women

Accounts of Daily Violence (3)

  • One of the men in charge of a mosque we frequent, seeking a safe space  until it is time to go sell our stuff, is used to harassing us.
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Violence Against Women

Accounts of Daily Violence (2)

  • We, my daughter and I, were participants in a bazaar once. A random man whom we’d never met before introduced himself as a fellow crafter interested in arts.
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Violence Against Women

Accounts of Daily Violence (1)

  • A younger male sibling, after years of physical abuse, once attempted to kill me but was convicted of assault and sentenced to payment of a fine.
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Violence Against Women