Poetry

“Like I said, I was extremely lucky.”

The cover of Ink Lit Mag Number 11
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In His Words
Based on an interview with my great-great uncle, Sol Steingart.
Published in Ink Lit Mag No. 11.

“My professor, the scholar, is reading aloud,
reciting that stanza she wrote long ago
in his silvery sotto voce.”

The logo of the Phi Beta Kappa Society
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Meaning
Awarded the Alpha of Iowa Phi Beta Kappa chapter’s 2016 “Love of Learning Poetry Prize“.

“And if want of you can vanish so completely,
What else of you can vanish so completely?”

The logo for Tell Magazine.
Image Source: Tell Magazine

Enigma
Published in Tell Magazine, an online feminist creative journal.
Reading performed on the podcast A OK, in Episode 28: Let’s Smash Normal.

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