Our family hands tell many stories, many futures.

Our family hands tell many stories, many futures.

Maybe these are the loose and early ramblings of what will be a memoir one day. Right now I am sorting through the layers of feelings and familiarities, of family (cultural) expectations and evolutions, of relationships and rituals. All this inspired by be(come)ing a mother to a child who is half Ugandan and half…me.

Essays in the A Tale of Two Africas collection are a part of the Of Roots & Rivers: Mapping Mutable Identities series. 

 

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