It's an Instagram guide in five steps in the form of an experimental poem. The hashtags are included to represent people who want to become influencers but have no opinion and ride the wave and use hashtags. The numbers represent each section of the guide.
You're hysteric, but I'm Aggressive.
"Florence is 7 years old and mixed race. She is so angry and sad at the world that she wrote this poem. She in her words, is "scared for her future."
Light skinned privilege is a thing too
After a long day of doing absolutely nothing, apart from drinking cava, I was scrolling through Instagram (IG) and came across Faron Alex-Paul (vigilante) post. He’d shared a post from George’s Opinion which was a spoken word IGTV on knife crime. WOW! JUST WOW! What an amazing, powerful piece, performed perfectly and the backdrop (the kitchen where a lot of people will steal kitchen knives from) was suited to the cause. I shared it on my IG story and he replied. I’m quite good at taking the plunge to collaborate with people, so I went for it. He was really nice and agreed.
You see this sharp piece of metal, It is a kitchen utensil. But In the hands of a young man Can be so detrimental.
The South London-born rapper has partnered with Penguin Random House (Penguin Books) to launch a new publishing imprint platform- Merky Books, allowing young creatives from under-privileged backgrounds to showcase their work. In an Instagram post Stormzy expressed how much this project means to him, mentioning that "reading and writing as a kid was integral to where [he] is [...]
GOD IS MY GUIDE, I KNOW THAT HES ALWAYS STANDING BY MY SIDE, HE STROLLS WITH ME AND ALWAYS AT MY CHOSEN PACE, WHEN HE ACOMPANIES ME AS I GO FROM PLACE TO PLACE, WE GO EVERYWHERE TOGETHER, AS IF WE WERE THE CONDIMENTS OF SALT & PEPPER, JUST STROLLING ALONG AND ENJOYING WHAT EVER [...]
STANDING HERE WAITING FOR THE TRAIN, THE TRAIN THAT TAKES AWAY THE PAIN, THE PAIN ONE MAN HAS DONE TO ME, FOR ALL SELFISH REASONS WHICH OF COURSE THEY HAD TO BE. WHY DIG THAT KNIFE SO DEEP, FOR MY BODY TO HAVE TO WEEP, I WIPE THE TEARS FROM MY FACE, AS I WAIT [...]
LIFE IS NEVER THAT KIND, WHAT IS IT WERE TRYING TO FIND? ARE WE ALL SEEKING LOVE AND ATTENTION, OR THAT MUCH AFFECTION? WHAT DOES IT MEAN? LOVE IS SUPPOSED TO BE PURE AND CLEAN, ITS SUPPOSED TO BE TALL AND STRONG, BUT THEN WE CAN ALL BE WRONG, IT CAN GUT YOU FROM INSIDE, [...]