This poem by Kiara, designed by Coline Besson, can be found at Manor Park Library, 685-691 Romford Road, London E12 5AD
The world here
a place full
where absorbed like a sponge
dem man dere see these yoots
and they have all these preconceived
They get taken aback
when we talk eloquently.
Kiara is a young poet based in Newham. The creation of this poem followed a workshop led by Steven J Fowler and organized together with Newham Youth Empowerment Services.
Typoetry is a showcase of poetry and Swiss graphic design. Around 30 works by poets from Switzerland, the UK and Newham are forming artistic trails in the London Borough of Newham from 20 May to 17 July 2022. Learn more.