Concise and striking. A new way to look at the stars.
Part four of the author’s Roots of Greatness, Wings of Light set about her grandparents (the other three parts are essays). This wildly imaginative poem reflects on her maternal grandfather’s spirituality and dignity.
Forgetfulness is “a pool of quicksand, without depth | Swirling in a rapid and ceaseless vortex.”
The poet explores the vulnerability of early morning.
A short poem about the anxiety and pressures of high school.
After a night in his car, the writer observes his surroundings and is observed in return.
Part one of the author’s “Roots of Greatness, Wings of Light” collection about her grandparents. This essay centers on her paternal grandmother, “Mamo.”