Only (softly, fiercely)
the stars shining. Here,
in the room, the bedroom.
Saying I was brave, I resisted,
I set myself on fire.

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Knox College '14
Gender & Women's Studies major
Creative Writing and Psych minors
Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY
Currently living in Galesburg, IL
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