A Child of Diaspora*

What is home? A word I can’t define. We appreciate your struggles. Everything you’ve done for us, your sacrifices don’t go unnoticed. Leaving home, because it ‘would be good in the grand scheme of things’ Leaving home, because we’d definitely have a ‘better life’ Leaving home, so that we could get the best education. Right? […]

Identity

You say lead and people say follow. Everything you do, speak and wear will be accounted for that moment, any moment, despite the saying “Only God and nobody else can judge you” because society has constructed an ideology, a fixed norm from which you cannot deter. Social stigma attached to everything, insulting me about my […]