Wild Woman Dance

Narissa Allibhai Whimsical Whirlings 3 Comments

Hold me close ancient guardians Woman breathe Woman relax Woman love Ancient females lift me up Rise, woman Fierce woman Gentle woman The angry masculine energies of violence Are growing, overpowering The world is under siege Our souls are infested. Sweet tender Mother Earth Whom we have wrecked and wreaked havoc upon Dear forgiving mother Caress your sinning child Forgive …

Paganistic Ode

Narissa Allibhai Backpacker Diaries, Whimsical Whirlings 2 Comments

Geometric patterns flash in neon colours Circling and changing Coming together to form A river The room is melting The people are melting I am melting My face They burp and fart and vomit Organic sounds in the lush jungle We float down the river As the shaman jollily sings The icaro song swirls around me Its colourful tendrils dance …

I am a product of Racism, Imperialism and Inequality; also Love, Culture and Dedication.

Narissa Allibhai Whimsical Whirlings 15 Comments

It hit me in the airport toilet that the lady cleaning the toilets probably never gets to fly out of the country. Neither, probably, does the security guard. Yet here I am on my way to fly to Ethiopia. I am a product of an extremely unequal society. My British accent jars me into realization that I am partly a …