HOW HELD2014 VOICEMAIL POEMS
2019 OCTOPUS BOOKS
He holds my birthday like a national holiday.
A poem about an emotionally abusive partner leaving a voicemail on my birthday six years after moving to the other side of the country.
Originally published in 2014 by Voicemail Poems, it later found new life when it was selected to be part of a broadside collection, risographed by Zachary Schomberg of Octopus Books.