Just peaching

I am lucky to have someone who has been a vessel for so many Ancestor’s voices.

I don’t think she realizes just how in tune she is with the other worlds, or maybe she does.

I’ve been listening to her my whole life, my Mama. Intentionally and carefully and lately I’ve been trying to make sense of it all.

Every cryptic Taglish sentence every warning- every piece of advice.

I can hear her voice in my head every time I am faced with a challenge and I’ve

Made the same mistake twice,

“wake up Kayla May! Ay nako buhay!”