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This Much I Know Is True


As your life was suctioned from my womb
in a room that was dark, cold and impersonal,
I will never be sure that what I did was right;
I am only sure that I had to do it in the hope that it was.
Never felt you kick inside me,
instead a hollow space stands where your life used to be.

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JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies. ISSN: 1530-5686 (online).
Editors: Nkiru Nzegwu; Book Editor: Mary Dillard.

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