Poet | turn around, BRXGHT XYXS
Rosebud Ben-Oni is a 2014 NYFA Poetry Fellow and 2013 CantoMundo Fellow; her most recent collection, turn around, BRXGHT XYXS, won Agape Editions’ Editors’ Choice and is forthcoming in 2019. Her poem “Poet Wrestling with Angels in the Dark” was commissioned by the National September 11 Memorial & Museum. Find her at 7trainlove.org.
“Make literature be a catalyst for activating your potential, for going into the realms you fear, for making the silenced heard,” urges poet Arisa White in an article called “What Is Literary Activism?” Like the flick of a match, words can bring light. They articulate injustice. They teach and empower. They resonate: amplified in a […]