Sadness and Change

I have cried twice today over the news. I only just got up.

Once over the shocking death of a beautiful strong black man at the hands of US police and then over the stories of abused women after a 900% rise in access to refuge websites.

Following my meeting yesterday with colleagues at Future's Venture I sense a tide of great change in my work. They have given me a confidence to speak my mind. A need to accept my life as it has been and work towards a future for all of us that is better.

I need to make aggressive, noisy art. I need to commit to my anger and become more active in the movement for changes in the persecution of peoples.

The time has come to change.

Image by Hyena Bones.

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