What is your hometown? A place where you return back to with joy and feel comfort from. My poem will remind you of all the little elements that help us create our hometown.
Maiesha Muntaki is a junior in high school. She’s from Bangladesh living in Queens. She loves graphic novels and her recent hobbies are reading manga and staring at the sky. One of her favorite clubs in school is Japanese club because she loves learning new languages and learning about different cultures.
What makes my work mine is that it tells a lot about my identity and where I come from.
Mahiha is a girl who is transitioning from high school to college life. She experiences being in love and feeling sad because of fake friends.
A poem about our two neighborhoods in New York and our experiences inhabiting the city in our own particular lenses.