A Throwback to my first AWP

AWP: Writing and Remembering in Washington, D.C. By KUUKUA YOMEKPE, MFA student in the Writing and Consciousness MFA program This post was written as an assignment for Professor Cindy Shearer’s Aesthetics of Value course. In Aesthetics of Value, students explore their arts heritage and inquire into the values that guide their creative work. I didn’t expect the Association … Continue reading A Throwback to my first AWP

My Inheritance

Faces      Blacked out with a Sharpie Heads      Cut out of photos Entire albums shredded      For the sake of eliminating one Faces and heads shriveled as they      Danced in the flames Phone numbers deleted      In case of a misdial Fingers re-programmed      Lest they dial … Continue reading My Inheritance