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'I wear a girl’s tartan coat, frayed at the edges. If you see me I’m always bare feet. My big feet hang from my spindly legs in khaki shorts. They have hard calluses for outdoor walking.

My home is under a bridge. I can’t tell you where, because you will want to call the police to report it, and then they will come and tear it down.'
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Published March 24th 2017 by Feathers Publications
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Cornelia Fick is a South African writer. She was longlisted for the Sol Plaatje EU Poetry Award (2016). Her debut collection Eye of a Needle: And other stories originated from the MA in Creative Writing course at Rhodes University. She is currently a PhD student at University of the Western Cape. Her poems and stories are in Spelk; Itch; Botsotso; EXPERIMENTAL WRITING: Volume 1, Africa VS Latin Am ...more

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