Young Weekends

Image from Pexels As a child I use to spend My weekends with my aunt Playing games While asking honest questions To the only person I felt was able to Give me the answers I needed Protecting me from harm’s way Sharing with me Stories of family members I never got to meet Giving me … Continue reading Young Weekends

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Image from Pixabay At 7-years-oldI asked my auntWhy boys need to have blueAnd girls pink?Why can't the babyGrowing in my mummy’s tummyHave yellow instead?That was the first timeI rememberI started to question genderAnd connecting the dotsOf what this really meansAbout me Alex