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Poem-a-Day
Volume: 2020.08 | Year: 2020

Table of Contents:

Lauren Alleyne
For my Brother(s)

Desiree C. Bailey
Woman in Dub

Makalani Bandele
sample collected from a superfund site

William Stanley Braithwaite
It's a Long Way

Antoinette Brim-Bell
Duplex: Black Mamas Praying

Olivia Ward Bush-Banks
The Plains of Peace

Jeremy Michaels Clark
One Fire, Quenched with Another

Carrie Williams Clifford
Together

Joseph Seamon Cotter, Jr.
A Prayer

Micah Daniels
The Secret of Youth

Starr Davis
Today, God

Carrie Law Morgan Figgs
The Black Queen

Nikki Grimes
You Still Dream

Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
Songs for the People

francine j. harris
Did anyone ever ask any one of Nikita's daughters

Marwa Helal
WHO REAL

Leslie Pinckney Hill
Vacation End

Kara Jackson
fleeing

Taylor Johnson
Menace to

Ashley M. Jones
ALL Y'ALL REALLY FROM ALABAMA

Nabila Lovelace
by Inch-Meal a Disease

Dawn Lundy Martin
from Perspective is Supposed to Yield Clarity

Kortney Morrow
American Girl Dolls Attend Mandatory Diversity Training

Natasha Oladokun
Black Credit

Ann Plato
Forget Me No

Joy Priest
Deanial is a Cliff We Are Driven Over

Kate Rushin
Venus & Serena Play Doubles on Center Court

Irvin W. Underhill
Solitude

Rhonda M. Ward
Legacy

Myra Viola Wilds
Dewdrops

Jacqueline Woodson
Absolute

Poets of Interest in this issue:

francine j. harris
Did anyone ever ask any one of Nikita's daughters

 

Dawn Lundy Martin
from Perspective is Supposed to Yield Clarity