The Ghetto Is My Safe Space

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“You turn into a different person the moment we walk out the door,” my boyfriend told me once, soon after he arrived in my native country.

“How so?”

“You’re on edge. You harden up. As if you’re expecting something bad to happen.”

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Martina Petkova

Martina Petkova

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In my Medium writing, I explore the human psyche, mental health, & the signs and causes of abuse and racism.