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BY GEORGIA DOUGLAS JOHNSON
 
The heart of a woman goes forth with the dawn,

BY SYLVIA PLATH

All day she plays at chess with the bones of the world:

Favored (while suddenly the rains begin

BY EMILY DICKINSON

My Life had stood - a Loaded Gun -

In Corners - till a Day

The Owner passed - identified -

By Martin Espada

for my son Klemnte

BY ROBERT FROST

By Audre Lorde

By Sonia Sanchez With exact wings Your words sailed back into your throat. Could not fly forward.

By Kenneth Rexroth
In the years to come they will say,
“They fell like the leaves

By Saul Williams

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