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My hope for my debut book is that it be used to discuss womanhood and family trauma - and what it might look like if families started healing together.
Zara’s eyes went wide and her hands eagerly found her son next to her…
When it came to engaging with people with opposing views it was hard for me to be secure with myself & my beliefs.
Loving him was easy. Our love was like a well-tended garden.
Reflection after reading Maya Angelou's Letter To My Daughter
Tears poured as I felt the presence of Maya's support,
or the support of women like her.
All my ancestors who wished, sacrifices and prayed me into this moment...
Help me, please.
Help me use my power.
Help me illuminate the path for others."
My once wet tears hardened,
tightening my skin.
"Maybe I am great," I thought to myself.