Poems from Auora Faustini

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Female. Mixed raced. Lived in 5 different countries. Not British. Not American. Do not live in America, live in London. My profile keeps saying American Poet even if I have tried to change it. I just want constructive feedback on the things I write.
First month. It hits me. I miss you. Since you left me, my life has changed. It’s harder to sleep, it’s lonely here, without you. The house...
(Dashes equal a beat) I’ve never met you - I do not know your struggle, but we share an ancestor from centuries ago. Their DNA is part of...
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(This is a found poem. Dashes equal a beat.) Treat racism like COVID19 - Assume you have it! Do not deny the symptoms - Eradicate and kill...
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(This is a found poem. Dashes equal a beat.) I wish things would go back to normal - Why are you prioritizing your want for normalcy over...
As she wrote every stroke of the pen brought back a memory, a trauma. The more she wrote, the freer she felt. It was like the chains that...

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