Yrsa explores a whole lot of topics in her poetry, from being a black woman to depression, loss and of course, love... especially falling into it. The poetry is so raw, the words have forever been etched into my heart.
I stumbled upon this book while on my regular visit to the “African Fiction” section of the bookstore. I had never even heard of it, but something about the blurb hooked me. So I read the book and finished it in about 5 days. Here a few of my thoughts on this piece.