MMIW

By Casey Yasuda

PROMPT—Ask Me.

Meet me in November,

when everything is red,

to the only time when

my sisters’ names

aren’t unsaid.

mmiw.

But only in November

when everything is red.


* mmiw stands for missing, murdered, indigenous women

 

Casey Yasuda is a Native Hawaiian writer based in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. She writes from Honolulu.