• Sama Rose

21. Treasure



A delicate treasure rests on my heart

A koru furls in and out

Pointing towards our future past

Sleek green taonga

Connects me to my whakapapa

When oceans kept me away

My pounamu is my history and it

Rests on my heart


This post is a collaboration for #inktober. Art by LuPea and poem by Sama.