Day 125 – Somalia

Sunday, January 3, 2010
Day 125
9:30 pm – 10:00 pm



them as a way in


without permission


facilities to convey intention


waste with no hesitation


dependency on your new conditions


means they survive off little while you


the benefits of their ocean


in exasperation, scratching your heads about


shall the guilty
speak on behalf of history?

shall the tips of
our fingers
penetrate the surface
of still waters
to catch the heat of
a boiling ocean underneath?

shall the palms of
our hands
hold water
long enough
to show the face
of your policies?

shall your misery
with their misery?



About traciakemi

traci akemi kato-kiriyama - inter/multi-disciplinary theatre/performance artist, arts educator, cultural worker, community organizer. Tuesday Night Project; theatre, performance, writing, and teaching projects with many organizations and artists including: zero 3; Edge of The World for Asian Arts Initiative in Philadelphia and the National Asian American Theatre Festival in New York; "PULL" with Kennedy Kabasares in San Francisco; Nobuko Miyamoto and Great Leap Collaboratory I; TeAda; NCRR; Oymun's 11. Playwright for "Chasing Dad - a performance of a reading about a play i'm writing" presented by Inside the Ford for the Ford's Summer Playwright series. View all posts by traciakemi

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