Sarah. London. 21.
My original poetry, songs and writing feature on this blog,
and should not be used elsewhere without my permission. 2013 ©
i lost a whole continent.
a whole continent from my memory.
unlike all other hyphenated americans
my hyphen is made of blood.
when africa says hello
my mouth is a heartbreak
because i have nothing in my tongue
to answer her.
i don’t know how to say hello to my mother.