My middle name is Margarita.
Slice of Life: To the White Woman Who Feigns Curiosity
Earlier this month, I was inspired over at Ethical ELA to find inspiration for a mirror poem. I used Ariana Brown’s “Dear White Girls in My Spanish Class” to interject stanzas throughout my own.
Before he could take a breathe, you traded
his dignity for your neat
bow of normal and turned
my joy to dread.