Will Mankind Ever Become Human?How would I not say this in capitals;ALL THE ANGER, DISPLEASURE OR PATHOS!A Transgender in Kakuma Refugee Camp was targeted, stabbed with a knife and a glass into unconsciousness in broad day light at the Reception centre Homophobic slurs shouting as the crowd watchedSincerely, In no one’s hands for rescue!When shall we be unfastened?Living in fearAfraid of hate delineated with intentionSeeking safety where our feathers of hope are plucked outDesperate lives bracketed and enclosed in casketsThey are;(DESPERATE LGBTIQ REFUGEES)So enslaved in,“So dignified,grasp your tongues, don’t blow the trumpet!!”How do weUntie,Unknot the stringsBreak the chains and walk freely?
In Kakuma Camp we received a report that a group of homophobic attackers injured a trans Ugandan refugee in broad daylight. His neck was cut and his genitals punched and pulled. The anonymous man, fearful of further threat, received limited treatment. His life and that of many others continue to be in serious danger, with few to no solutions for LGBTQI people running from persecution in their home criminalizing countries.
POETRY IN HELL PART 1: The Poetic Pain of Hell by an LGBTQI Refugee, – November 5, 2019- So much pain reflected in the words of one LGBTQI refugee – and its speaks to the thousands who now seeking protection… Constantly escaping and escaping hate only to face hell Just this weekend I was honored to give a speech at the event hosted by Jill and Michael at Jillie’s Wine Bar and Shop … More