The dis…connected

I am proud to be Māori,
But my wairua still questions my identity.
Who am I? 

I know I whakapapa Māori,
But I still struggle to connect to my lineage.
Where do I come from?

I know I shouldn’t fear Te Reo Māori,
But I do.
Does that make me less Māori?

I am proud to be Māori,
But my wairua still questions my identity.
Who am I?

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