Sickle Awareness Week: Poem: The Mutant Gene

You were created for aSCD Awareness Ribbon better era.

You once had such pure intentions.

You advocated progress.

You brought instead constraint.

You changed the world forever.

You broke the circle.

You bent what was once whole.

You, my problem, my pain, my DNA, my sickle, my cells.

 

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Good Evening,

I hope you enjoyed The Witness, it is just a little teaser, more will come later.

As it is almost World Sickle Cell Day, I am going to be posting stories and testimonials about what it is like living with sickle cell. Some of these stories will be written by me others will be written by guest bloggers.

I will be having a bake sale to raise awareness for sickle cell on Friday 17th of June from 10.00am till 16.00pm at Hammersmith Hospital, W12 0HS. Please come and support.

Thank you.