O Digba Ka Na

A prose essay exploring the state of the African diaspora. Initially published in the 'Africa' issue of Under the Influence magazine, then online with Litro Magazine

Vibrations in everything. Yet we ourselves seem to cling to a more simplistic definition and struggle to embrace our multiplicity. There are many distinctive traits of behaviour in those of us that find ourselves away from the warmth of your glow. Many of us have never even known that heat, only a trace, an idea that recurs through the tales told and the music played.