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The Particular Confusion of Coffee This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.

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when you ground
my coffee this
morning you were
crying
and now I can
taste the movement
in the wisps of quiet
hair around your face and though
you sprinkled
your good intentions
in the beans
all I can think about is
the sinewed memories
that clog your brain.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.

This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category. This piece won the November 2012 Teen Ink Poetry Contest.




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