Contributions by Iris Jamahl Dunkle

Issue 17 | Summer 2015

Let Me Introduce You to the Season of Want

By | Poetry

Let me introduce you to the season of want. Rain falls with insidious intent to tell to tell to tell.  Shale cliffs shed their secrets once covered in ice, chip by jagged chip.  How to reverse this erasure? How to find words buried deep in our throats—words that glowed red as coals—those long winter nights.  …