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New Video: I Want To Be Joan Crawford

Hola amigos, Today, I have another new video, based on my poem “I Want To Be Joan Crawford” from my new book. I hope you enjoy it! Besos, J x Enter The Poetry Competition here Order “Kissing Boys, Just For The Thrill” here Order “Stormy Weather” here Order “Last Of The Greenwich Glamour Girls” here […]

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Bruised And Blue

“Hey man.” He says, knowing I am at home, where he left me, a forgotten phone, or set of keys. “Are you controlling a woman?” I wish I were a forgotten phone, or a set of keys. I sing lullabies to my legs, bruised and blue, we get in the way of his meditation, or […]

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New Podcast!

Hola amigos, I have updated the podcast episode guide and you can check out the new episode here. On the latest episode, I talked about romantic frustration, letting go of the past and biphobia, as well as reading some new poems. Hope you enjoy the episode! Besos, J x Enter The Monthly Poetry Competition here […]

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Women

The bitter bite of being underestimated, again, as if I am not sewn together, from the ones the world tried to tear apart. Today, I am not the girl I was. I am patched up, with pieces, a collage of Queens. Their bones are fused, with my refusal to be silent, we are together, awake, […]

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Girls Like Us

New York knows you. Small stem, to tepid titan, coaxing the clouds, from the sky, and the stars to the sidewalk. They gather, gasping at your glow, as you break free, and breathe, for the first time, on your own terms. Small smile, small girl, big dreams, at the ball, on the roof, gazing at […]

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