family: a poem

  Inspiration: I wrote this poem after reconnecting with a cousin that I hadn’t seen since I was little.  In our conversation, I noticed that we had a lot in common, though we hadn’t really grown up together.  It made me wonder, what is it that makes us who we are?  What is our choice […]



twenty-three and I’m not where I thought I’d be thought I’d have a fancy career my pathway there’d be perfectly clear thought I’d be wearing power suits classy jewelry and expensive boots something with a lot of flair and perfectly-styled, unfrizzy hair was sure there’d be a house and more was sure I’d have a […]