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Poetry As A Woman by Jaimee Boake

she is sunrise early morning coffee

Melody
Melody

she is sunrise early
morning coffee on          breath-
less at watching the world wake

she is wine-soaked hazy star gazing
into a cracked mirror

she is stripped bare shiver
running to spine        tip-
toeing around the truth

Poetry

Melody

Melody Griffin Dowdy is a Cree-Settler woman residing on Treaty 7 traditional lands of the Blackfoot Confederacy, Tsuut'ina First Nation, Stoney Nakoda...