A story of Baraka, a young Kenyan boy with a physical disability. He lives with a name that means suffering. He often feels the weight of his name.
His grandmother tried her best to care for Baraka and his family. With little to share, the grandmother getting older, has to make tough decisions.
Through these choices, Baraka learns that he is more than his physical disability and that he is a "Blessing"
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