Thursday, February 2, 2023

Poetry

It's a Guy Thing by Ollie Small - photo by Danielle Deculus

It’s a Guy Thing

“god help us all, discrimination is just a guy thing.”
JugglingFire_SonjaLippmann_IAmNotYourNumber

I Am Not Your Number

“We pray to the god you don't want us to believe in”
Sacred Walls by Shayna Schreiber - Photo by Sonja Lippmann

Sacred Walls

“Its Hebrew bitter to my untrained tongue/ And its mysteries swirling in my clueless mind”
Photo Pink Dress by Lydia Miller. A photo of a young girl with short blond hair and a bright pink dress in a field of tall grass with a blue sky.

Feminine for Real

“Clothes have a purpose and it’s not to please you.”
Buzzing Bees by Gabby Marshall - Photo by Hannah Rubenstein

Buzzing Bees

“They gave me a task. A mission./Create a story, they said/That was all it took.”
Novel Thoughts by Eliana Pasternak - Photo by Hannah Rubenstein

novel thoughts

“Sometimes, my mind feels like a novel.”
Normal by Aviv Plaut - Photo by Danielle Deculus

Normal

“Another black-and-white photo in the line of thousands”
Eve Is Cold by Orli Adamski

Eve Is Cold.

“the problems, she told me, began in October. we both knew it wasn’t true”
Time After Time by Ilana Drake

Time After Time

"words on the surface cannot erase its impact"
Tapuzim by Hannah Cohen - Photo by Sonja Lippmann

Tapuzim

"I learned my prayers from stuffy sanctuaries and you/stole them from the inside of my cheeks."
Ocean Girl by May Lafer-Kirtner - Photo by Sonja Lippmann

Ocean Girl

"I can’t remember the last time I have ever loved a girl not made of liquid nitrogen"
What Depression Feels Like by Abby Rickin-Marks - Photo by Sonja Lippmann(1)

What Depression Feels Like

"I am stronger than this room"
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