"Mother Shield"


I'm an oceanographer. These oceans usually consist of only two or three excessively thin lines, which could be traced close up to the very stars. The regular rows of nearly straight, clear-cut strips of water are very susceptible to changes of light and as a result, warped and twisted fronds grow in the shallows. I am a woman dangerous to the State. Merchants' partners, with heads enveloped in a fleecy knitted shawl of goat's-down from the Wu Karii, have driven instruments they unfortunately cannot play on. The corners and center of the waters are occupied by voice. 

Pixel Fable is a collection of Afrofuturist stories.

They feature tales of astronauts & starships, sailors & witches, people from the past & future. It is an interactive archive of African and Diasporan tales, created for the digital age.