I Give You Back BY Joy Harjo

I release you, my beautiful and terrible fear. I release you. You were my belovedand hated twin, but now, I don’t know you as myself.I release you with all thepain I would know at the death of my children. You are not my blood anymore. I give you back to the soldierswho burned down my... Continue Reading →

Coming away

I might be in the right train But sat in its opposite direction I get a tummy ache Overstep this boundary And you’ve missed your stop How dare you cross where i exhale When i’m drawing circles around you What if every breath is a failed attempt For an end not yet earned Where does... Continue Reading →

I might be in the right train But sat in its opposite direction I get a tummy ache Overstep this boundary And you’ve missed your stop How dare you cross where i exhale When i’m drawing circles around you What if every breath is a failed attempt For an end not yet earned Where does... Continue Reading →

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