Speaks with Apology

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April 14, 2013 by petrujviljoen

I wrote this poem and consequently made this image, in response to a radio show. The presenter talked about violence against women. Mostly men phoned in, denying the seriousness of the situation. In South Africa, a slogan was created, some time ago: ”you hit a woman, you hit a rock”. Well, I’m afraid …

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I make art, I read a lot and I'm now trying to write as well. Otherwise I belong to a cat by the name of Charlie that drives me nuts sometimes and other times makes me melt with love for her.

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