Poetry

Works of verse

Lágrimas en Sangre

“You who have condemned me… I will come back in the light of lightning and forever they will pay for my tears of blood.”

Mi Hermana

An admonition to really live and a confession of love from older sister to younger sister.

Chasm

A true description of two people who think the are closer than they are.

Invisible

An unnoticed person’s reflection on what kind of a moment is “enough.”

Glass

Organized in three thematic sections, this poem dwells on the distinctive beauty of glass through metaphor, personification, and narrative.

Juniper Tree

The speaker sees the tree, like herself, “Waiting for the stars to answer back | Waiting for deliverance and absolution.”

Sidewalks

When your suburban life is plotted out for you, the future is so predictable that even future moments of sentimentality and regret can be imagined.