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The World’s Edge

A short narrative

Photo by Austin Neill on Unsplash

I longed for the stability of soil, the sturdiness of trees, and the sharp permanence of stone. Being on the ocean for so long had taken these things from me, and now I realized I had taken these things for granted. There was much I had taken for granted, such as the safety of my mother’s womb, the place where flesh had shielded me. I did not know my mother now. I hadn’t seen her face in many years since…

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Raafeke

Raafeke

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West Indian 🇬🇾🇬🇩. New Yorker. I write when I feel called to do so. Check out my book, “Radiance Lost” on Amazon and follow me on Twitter!