Rebuilt

As a child I built my soul out of bricks

Unmoving unshakeable everything fit

But hurricanes crashed into my soul

Leaving shattered windows and walls with holes

As I looked at the ruins before me

With a new vision I rebuilt my identity

My soul finds rest in a new face

De-colonized vision restructure my faith

Rise from the earth my indigenous mind

Surveying with world with reborn eyes

I can have purpose as reclaimer

The sun reminding me of my creator

I rebuilt my soul out of wild-lands

Free fine bricks and concrete plans

Roots that grow deep into history

Retracing leaves on the family tree

When the hurricanes come I remain

Despite the violence of change

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s