hello its me another benefits mum another where the fucks my child maintenance? skint at the end of the week if i rent a house they need 6 month bank statements in case i'm dodgy nothing is private hello its me another benefits mum I've had my housing delayed rent nearly late I made it … Continue reading benefits mum
In February/ March time I was rocky on my feet and needed to start up a new life and new claim , and carry on my journey to attempting to revisit my degree which I hope to be doing later this year. It was 30mph record winds and I had arrived early at the centre … Continue reading To the friends at jobcenter; please get a waiting room for families and children.
Soup I can't get the card to work at the till And the weighing machine is getting it wrong The woman stares at me like I'm supposed to be superwoman The bouncer follows like I'm causing trouble I have a pram and a toddler crying People glare, yeah it's trying I had to abandon the … Continue reading SoUp
I wrote this when I was single mum at 17 studying at Wyke 6th form in Hull. at the time there was a programme on BBC 4 called 'benefits street' which was extremely controversial. I think it really annoyed me at the time because I was pushing against opinions about benefits that where negative. Views … Continue reading i maybe on benefits 2014
...before I go make sure you pick the litter up off the floor, they preach to us about global warming, then take our benefits without no warning, stop the bin men coming, the midwife calling, austerity. such a complex yet beautiful sounding word. silence your worries. fuck. your. concerns. austerity an abandoned baby, born by … Continue reading Austerity