Cynthia Manick

Poet and Storyteller

Cynthia Manick - Poet and Storyteller

Author of Blue Hallelujahs, Curator of Soul Sister Revue, and East Coast Editor of Jamii Publishing

Essay and Poem on the Body Published by Los Angeles Review of Books (LARB)

THE FOLLOWING IS one of six pieces by former Emerging Poets fellows at Poets House in New York City. Each of the pieces engages with the Poetry Coalition’s 2018 initiative, “Where My Dreaming and My Loving Live: Poetry & the Body.” Poets House invited the fellows to select five items from the House’s 70,000-volume library that address the theme of the body, and to write a paragraph or two on each of these itemshttps://lareviewofbooks.org/article/where-my-dreaming-and-my-loving-live-poetry-the-body-part-iii-dreaming-and-loving-through-poetry-and-the-body/#!