THE POET BY DAY

Daily Archives: March 31, 2016

“your severed daughter laughing our name into echo all the world shall remember ” Audre Lorde, The Black Unicorn: Poems I discovered Audre Lorde when I happened upon From the House of Yemanjá (below). Wow! She’s been peaking in our window, I thought. How could she know? I was very young and didn’t start really delving into her work until recently. Time sadly lost. How many women and men grew up with two-faced mothers who took care… Read More