I awoke with the taste of oranges in my mouth. When I opened my eyes, I was facing the desert and I could see the dream that wasn’t a dream retreating from me into the distance, like something sneaking away.

A Commonplace Book

Binti: The Night Masquerade, Nnedi Okorafor, 2017

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