When I read the news the following always comes to mind:

later that night

i held an atlas in my lap

ran my fingers across the whole world

and whispered

where does it hurt?

it answered




excerpt from “what they did yesterday afternoon” by warsan shire

One response to “QOTD”

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    Tokoni O. Uti

    The news is quite gloomy. Great poem

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