november blues

Through the month of November, buy Prop from me directly and I will donate all $$ to ACLU or Planned Parenthood. Paypal $15 to graceungrateful@gmail.com with your address and donation preference. US shipping is included. Send an extra $5 for expedited US delivery or international delivery. Please allow a few days for processing (aka me stuffing envelopes).

ah,

I tried to ask questions today

Processed with VSCO

tried to walk around obstruction

Processed with VSCO

push in colors, dropletting face skin

Processed with VSCO

I wanted every single one of my happinesses

Processed with VSCO

And I think what kind of allowable things

Processed with VSCO

my book belongs to me too

Processed with VSCO

Another template for drawing blood, just wait

 

//  [un]grateful always to devereux for laying the skin to this book  //

move breathe sleep

I went to DC to attend Split This Rock despite a hell of a hectic schedule around the close of spring semester. It was well worth it. With Muriel Leung, I co-ran a workshop session on play and pedagogy. It was energizing: we moved, swayed, scribbled, colored, marked, tore, asked questions, and tried to make sense of the places from which poetry can originate. Then monsters, and slaying them, and mutating them, and accepting.

Some things in me loosened up, and then a day later, I was back in Louisiana, too far away from all this:

 

Screen Shot 2016-04-19 at 11.22.14 PM.png