I’ve been tailed in supermarkets, pelted with snowballs and called a beggar

Being a brown European has never been easy

Credit to The Juggernaut

“A friend forgot her key at my place so I rushed out to catch up with her. As I was riding the tube at night, an elderly couple commented that I must be out prostituting myself if I was out that late”

This is only one story I heard in the course of making my online magazine, there were too many to recount. Even my own, subsequent brushes with racism have become blurred because recalling every instance of microaggression would require a photographic memory.

Photojournalist and narrative non-fiction writer

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