Image for post
Image for post
Photo by Lucas Lenzi on Unsplash

Q1 “Why did you leave your home country, where you say you were so very comfortable?”

I came for love.

Q2: “How do you think white people feel in Africa?”

I have no idea.

S1: “Seriously, you are internalizing things and creating your own hurt. If the content of your character is strong and decent, there are no limits to what you can achieve in America, color immaterial. There are, literally, millions of people of color who are doing just fine”.

S2: By the way, if America is so terrible, you can always move back home or somewhere else you think your color may not be a hindrance.

S3: Personally, I believe the fact that you can write about this subject openly without threat of incarceration or physical attack is the primary reason you DON’T move back home, but I’m just guessing…


Written by

Cameroonian writer and video creator. Featured in LEVEL and P.S. I Love You. I write about building relationships and personal transformation.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store