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Center of the Universe

Particles become atomsbecome moleculesbecome cellsbecome my body.My bodydrops an egg once a month,and this egg-releasing schedule alignswith a rock floating…

they said

(1st place in PCCA’s Awards for Poetic Excellence) they said / what college are you going to / they said…

God, Mother

Somebody famous saidthat creativity comesfrom the realm of the mothers.A star is born every 15 seconds.That is a very fertile…

The Scene

(1st place in PCCA’s Awards for Poetic Excellence) You don’t wake up knowing that todaywill be one of the worst…

Vegas Bridge Girl

(2nd place in PCCA’s Awards for Poetic Excellence) Vegas Bridge Girl—sitting on the bridgeconnecting me to New York, New York.You,…

Holy

The most Holy Word I’ve ever hearddidn’t come from the inside of any Holy book.It came from a man two…

Genesis

When some religious folks tell me—a pregnant woman—that I was created for man,from man,as a cure for his loneliness,I ask…