National Poetry Month Day 19: Octavio Quintanilla

National Poetry Month Day 19: Octavio Quintanilla

from the “The Impossible Hours”             I hear a horse’s neigh             Night falls on the being I am not yet             I hear a dog bark             The bark and the neigh reach me                         from another country, another life             They...

National Poetry Month Day 6: Elizabeth Acevedo

Goldilocks & on the highway, the woman almost drives into a railing. An accident. Perhaps. Lost in thought. What thought almost causes this kind of damage? The usual one. About the other woman. Is a bed not its own sort of a mind? & don’t they both sag with...