I Am Somali

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    Dear Daughter The women in our family are known

    for their lucid hearts For the frightening vigour with which they love And they way they let men eat from their open chests As if their insides alone could offer redemption As if their flesh could create portals for men to escape The ugliness that they themselves created in this...
    YoungHeartOldSoul YoungHeartOldSoul
    18-21, F
    Jun 11, 2014

    The Pearl Of The Indian Ocean

    I am Somali. Proud of my homeland, heritage, its rich history and the strength of its people. I will post more over the next couple days, I'm just so tired at the moment. I'm a first generation Canadian, born and raised in North America. I am well aware of my disconnect and the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Nov 17, 2010
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