Interview with Cynthia Cisneros author of “Chaotic Silence”

Hello readers and welcome back to my little corner of the internet! Today I am interviewing author and poet Cynthia Cisneros who has been a friend of mine on Instagram for over the past several months. In August, she published her first poetry collection Chaotic Silence and was so kind to send me a copy.…

mango street / a poem

mango street.    The pink-tiled bathrooms and velvet robes have been traded in for patched-up aprons and flour-dusted hands.  Where names were once stitched into lilac silk,  the phases of the moon are inked across collar-bones.  The wives drink wine from mason jars, prune their ferns and poplars.  The children sing to the sidewalk songs…