Llewella_la_femme

Llewella_la_femme

Some of my more political writing and art...


ADDICTIONS, VICES AND EMOTIONAL/SPIRITUAL PROPS... A brutally honest dissection of why and how I've quit smoking

23 Nov 2019 4 minute read 2 comments (S)llew la Wulf

(Been off the radar for a few weeks...here is partly why) A few years ago, it dawned upon me that I have an unhealthy relationship with drugs. Now when I say drugs I mean addictive or mind/mood altering substances. To varying degrees, who the fuck h...

FETISHISATION. A poem. A song. A video. A controversial idea for many... Or And you thought Black History Month was over :-)

5 Nov 2019 4 minute read 7 comments (S)llew la Wulf

  And to complete my day of being a right on, airy fairy Gobshite :-) here is a piece of montage video art, using part of a poem I wrote (below) and this wonderful song by Georgia Anne Muldrow, Keep it real. The song talks about how it feels, as a p...

PROTEST PERFORMANCE OUTSIDE HOOTERS... Oh Bondage up yours indeed ✊🏾✊🏻✊✊🏿✊🏼

5 Nov 2019 2 minute read 2 comments (S)llew la Wulf

  Another protest performance piece I did but this time outside Hooters... Some folks might wonder to themselves, what's the difference between Hooters presenting women as sexual objects and some of the art I myself make... The answer is simple, the...

*POWER* *MONEY* *CUNTROL* protest performance art against the Tory government and the increasing gap between the rich and poor (basic elitism)

5 Nov 2019 7 minute read 0 comments (S)llew la Wulf

  Last year I did some pieces of protest performance around the idea of the economy, the state and capitalism...  Here's how it went and why I did it...    Well... tother day (Friday) i got all dressed up in my suit made of fake money and my  (seem...

Talking to our children about consent, rape and their own emergent sexuality; Parenting drama for the week

2 Nov 2019 5 minute read 26 comments (S)llew la Wulf

It has recently come to my attention that my almost 12 year old and her peers have been playing a game, whenever there is a party or group sleepover, which happens quite a lot at the moment. Now I'm fully aware, having been a child myself that it is...

Interview with a local 'strong man', the living legend that is John Evans

30 Oct 2019 2 minute read 0 comments (S)llew la Wulf

  And for something completely different... This is a lovely, heartwarming, spontaneous interview with a living legend... Last of a dying breed I'm sure ..   JOHN EVANS; STRONG MAN On our way back from visiting Bennerley Viaduct in Awsworth, North N...

Living with PTSD and anxiety. Probably NSFW and definitely TW...

30 Oct 2019 1 minute read 0 comments (S)llew la Wulf

  PTSD, how it works for me...   Yesterday, a real life issue came knocking on my door, that situation is not resolved but at least I feel less anxious about it. But, the unfortunate side effect of experiencing anxiety about anything is that it can...

OBJECTIFICATION VERSUS AUTONOMY... WOMANHOOD; THE STRUGGLE TO BALANCE FREEDOM WITH NOT GETTING RAPED (NSFW & TW)

28 Oct 2019 3 minute read 1 comment (S)llew la Wulf

THE CONFUSING WOMAN; one woman’s struggle to breathe...   Once upon a time, in a land not too far away, lived a very confusing woman. This woman in many ways existed fearless, because what dominated her more than any of the many valid fears she had,...

*AFRO PUNKS* *THE BLACK AVANT GARDE* THE COLOUR OF ECCENTRICITY*

28 Oct 2019 7 minute read 2 comments (S)llew la Wulf

  ECCENTRICITY AND THE BLACK ROSE I had a conversation with a close (black) friend recently that went something like this; Me - "it is so much easier/more acceptable for a white person to be left of centre than it is someone of colour..." Friend - "...

TW. Not for 'snowflakes'... A dissection of race politics here in the UK

21 Oct 2019 4 minute read 0 comments (S)llew la Wulf

The following is a very emotional and angry piece I wrote a few years ago (for Facebook)... Am not feeling angry today but yea, it's still relevant. My message is simple. Everyone (regardless of colour, class, gender, ability) needs to look at their...