Dear Lover

by Tshepo Jamillah Moyo

Dear lover,

I was 14 the first time I let someone make a home of me.

I was 15 the first time I made a home of him.

I am 22 now.

I have made a home of myself.

With high walls and luxury.

Perhaps one day I will let you in.

This appeared in our first publication Emergence. You can download the whole thing by clicking here.


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