Hermana, Resist the poetry collection, ebook
hermana resist press & studio
a collection of poems from 2000-2007. You will receive an instant link to your messages to download a PDF of this chapbook.
“…media can be yours/and you can write your own history.”
it’s foolish to think of intangibles
in these times of war
to think of balls unraveling
when we cannot define
love or peace
to think we can overlook
lo que la historia nos dice
en pencar que nacimos
en diferentes siglos
de diferente tiempos, familias
me gustaria haberte conocido
al principio, cuando tuve
noches que el aire del tiempo no ha visto
Cover artwork drawn by Nicole Licea a cuban/venezuelan artist living in Austin originally from Mcallen, Tx.
Poet and scholar Alexis Pauline Gumbs writes, this is a book for those of us who know that love is political.
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Noemi Martinez is a queer crip femme poet-curanderx, mixed media artist and writer with magical roots from Mexico and Puerto Rico. A single mami of 2, she lives in a multi-crip fam in deep South Texas. Noemi has been creating, publishing, teaching and talking about zines for the last twenty years.