Walls

Art-work and poetry reflecting the stories of the displaced people who arrive at Doncaster’s Conversation Club by Sallie Ashe and Denise Cann, members of Balby (Doncaster) Local Meeting

WALLS

Walls Sallie AsheWalls

Surround

Embrace

Shelter

Accept.

Life-containing

Warm wombs. Cocoons.

What cements these walls?

Bricks of family and love. Security, trust.

Room to grow and breathe.

Walls

Imprison

Divide

Contain

Isolate

Life-denying.

Cold tombs. Marooned.

What cements these walls?

Bricks of suspicion and fear.

Attitudes. Convincements of hatred.

What are we building?