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Mother Figures – Other Mothers

Mother Figures – Other Mothers A MER VOX Folio “Mother Figures: Other Mothers” is the first of a series of folios to be published online this year focused on unique interpretations of the Mother Figures theme, which will also…

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Golda Solomon – My Mother Figure is Jazz

Golda Solomon my mother figure is jazz anna zack gave me life    independence firecrackers announce my arrival    round midnight feedings from infant to woman   the blues hummed loud ‘til teats of notes  chord changes/ jazz woke by a legend…

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Lisa C. Taylor – Heirlooms

Lisa C. Taylor Heirlooms for Annie She darkened windows to halt vertigo, brewed broth from chicken necks for migraines, buried sickness on a plate twenty-two steps from the back door. I imagined her hairnet spun from spider webs. Dust motes…

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Colette Tennant – Tidepools

Colette Tennant Tidepools Studying the insistent moon, tidepools are sturdy mothers. They hold parabolas of changing water, cover gray sculpins in the folds of their shadowed skirts, lift stars the color of sunsets toward the only light they will ever…