Pain is a séance

The pain that reverberates through my blood is responded to by the echoes of my foremothers. I connect with them through my heavy heart and dismayed mind, and their strength and wit encased in my dna, unspent, becomes mine to inherit. I can feel their caution and unspoken grief, as I ask Allaah to let me do the legacy of female warriors justice.

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