The ramblings of that girl called Ebs

A Brain Vomit in Blog Form

Love lost

You’d think a friendship would reign supreme

you’d think sharing all your hopes, fears and dreams

would mean

that she, your sister in arms;

your sister in blood or your sister in indigeneity

would not take aim to thee

and yet here you stand

words in my hand

that say nothing but judgment, a lack of understanding

and pandering

towards projecting your story on me.

Why don’t you walk in my shoes

in…

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katara:

The only acne treatment for me

katara:

The only acne treatment for me

Anonymous asked: For boat people, white Australians are pretty cruel to boat people.

black-australia:

They’re not just “boat people”. They’re people seeking asylum. People seeking help. 

#itsuptous

Hi guys, My name is Ebs and it’s not going to surprise you that I love love.

#itsuptous

Hi guys, My name is Ebs and it’s not going to surprise you that I love love.

Maybe she’s born with it

Maybe she’s born with it

Maybelline tells me my skin colour is medium beige.

My ancestry is black.

My father is white.

I didn’t ask to be trapped in this middle ground.

I can’t deny who I am.

I am black.

My spirit is black.

My spirit is the spirits of 60,000 years of ancestors.

Your thoughts of me should be irrelevant

But your words still hurt.

How can you say love,

That you love me

When you can’t understand me?

That I…

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#womeninfeminism and rape part 2

Gotta love trolls right. Turns out my “spamming” of their hashtag with my last post created a certain amount of ire that after I spent some time arguing with uneducated fools on the topic of feminism, one gent who foolishly left his work email on the comments (of which I’ve hidden)  felt the need to further espouse his thoughts on my post.

#womeninfeminism and rape part 2

Gotta love trolls right. Turns out my “spamming” of their hashtag with my last post created a certain amount of ire that after I spent some time arguing with uneducated fools on the topic of feminism, one gent who foolishly left his work email on the comments (of which I’ve hidden)  felt the need to further espouse his thoughts on my post.