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Poetry

Dónde estoy: this Ikea table from Ando that is now a desk

Dónde estoy: this Ikea table from Ando that is now a desk

"What if I gently, gingerly accepted / that what is is not always what will be?"

Cassandra Montenegro 12/1/2021 Fall 2021

When We Come

Spirit

When We Come

A poem by Sonia Sanchez

Sonia Sanchez 12/1/2021 Fall 2021

Incongruous

We the People?

Incongruous

“the word- / less blues cry of Hope”

Everett Hoagland 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Poem: A blessing for the one in the scrubs

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Poem: A blessing for the one in the scrubs

May you know that you are loved.

Julia Hamilton 6/1/2020 Summer 2020

Pandemic

Spirit

Pandemic

Know that we are connected / in ways that are terrifying and beautiful. 

Lynn Ungar 3/16/2020

‘Illegal’ immigrants & legal inhumanity

Spirit

‘Illegal’ immigrants & legal inhumanity

who are we the people to keep people / from cropping the ‘amber waves of grain’

Everett Hoagland 3/1/2020 Spring 2020

Constancy

Spirit

Constancy

Pearls of catkins / illumine the willow’s branches

Margaret Krell 3/1/2020 Spring 2020

My grandmother’s grinding stone / El molcajete de mi abuelita

Spirit

My grandmother’s grinding stone / El molcajete de mi abuelita

Surviving is made of the shadows of the grinding stone. 

Theresa I. Soto 11/1/2019 Winter 2019

The invisible woman

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The invisible woman

‘You said it was for the best if my soul remained hidden. . . . I believed you for a time.’

Gwen­dolyn Howard 6/1/2019 Summer 2019

Your stories belong to you

Spirit

Your stories belong to you

no one can rename you
Other, it can’t stick, as you offer the gift
of being and saying who you are.

Theresa I. Soto 3/30/2019

Imagine

Spirit

Imagine

imagine your / body out- / living your / mind.

Everett Hoagland 11/1/2018 Winter 2018

Light of trees

Spirit

Light of trees

shadows of clouds / hurrying to some reunion

Karen Holman 11/1/2018 Winter 2018

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