Posts for General/Column

Not Lost

General/Column August 13, 2018

In response to “On Children” by Khalil Gibral I’m afraid that becoming a mom has made me a boring poet….

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Birth Poem

General/Column August 13, 2018

Now everything changes Even the rain drains into a silence Broken only by his hunger cries Clear and blind Lungs…

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Good as New

General/Column August 13, 2018

there was little sign of wear and tear   only on my perineum after the cutting                     [episiotomies were normal then] my…

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At Seventeen

General/Column August 13, 2018

            for Cassie At seventeen I could not see through the haze of bitterness that followed me like a cloud…

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