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Creative Work Poetry

Ashes In My Mouth

by Jazzib Akhtar
“There’s a harshness to the blue mist I’m smoking. It’s a familiar sting that lingers like unhealed scars.”

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Creative Work Poetry

INTERROGATED

by Tamara Al-Qaisi-Coleman
“His wrists are cuffed against the bars of this prison beyond prisons
As if a man with brown skin cannot travel
without implications of terror”

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Creative Work Poetry

SAN ISIDRO

by Tamara Al-Qaisi-Coleman
“You watched men dig holes deep into the earth
Until their straw hats disappeared into the black
Dumping bodies of sugar mill workers into these mass graves”

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Creative Work Poetry

Romance for the End of the World

by Carlos Campos Jr

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Creative Work Poetry

Wine and Roses

by Carlos Campos Jr

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Creative Work Poetry

Maiz to our Lloronas

by Carlos Campos Jr

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Creative Work Poetry

Abject Permanence

by Carlos Campos Jr
“Obsession is abject permanence
Desiring end but remaining there”

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Creative Work Poetry

The City

by Carlos Campos Jr
“All now forgotten, all abandoned.”

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Creative Work Poetry

Requiem for Latin America Report on Latin American Crisis

by Carlos Campos Jr

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Creative Work Poetry

A Smile without a Shield

by Jazzib Akhtar
“There’s something about experiencing racism in real time, it often comes at times when you don’t expect it.
What is it about 12 weaponizing everything?”