River Girl

Art by Emily Bombere River Girl I’ve spent my whole life in the sunrise over the Mattaponi. She peers over the bank, blowing kisses and then passes me to the moon, so he can rock me to sleep. But I never rest. Because when the […]

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April Showers in My Head

(On dealing with seasonal depression) Today I felt a little more like myself. I got up and got ready for class. Then I made myself a cup of tea in a floral mug and drank it as I participated in a poetry workshop. And that […]

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