Pull yourself together. You are an African, the most magical kind of human there is.Yrsa Daley-Ward

In the spirit of Black History Month, I wanted to share some of my favourite quotes and poems from some of my favourite writers. May their words carry you with gentleness and fill your spirit.

Upile Chisala:

Nayyirah Waheed:

[Images c/o Yrsa Daley-Ward, Upile Chisala and Nayyirah Waheed]