Poetry Is the Cheapest Means of Healing: Micro-interviews with 6 Poets

Grier Martin interviews
6 poets from Issue 33


Our poetry editor Grier Martin recently had these exchanges with our Issue #33 poets Hussain Ahmed, Alexis Bates, James Blevins, Moushumi Chakrabarty, Savannah Cooper, and Jessica Lee. Here’s what they had to say about their inspirations and the act of writing poetry… Read more


Jessica Lee

My mom found my condoms

I’m eight hundred miles away

and my family is painting over the red

walls of teenage bedroom/boudoir,

boxing up

the contents of my flower-knobbed…
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