Today's poem is "the roots of a mountain"

from Bone Bouquet

Leia Penina Wilson comes from a long line of warrior princesses. When she's not reading YA fiction, she's playing Magic the Gathering. She's proudly Samoan. Her work can be found in Powder Keg, Curbside Splendor, and Voicemail Poems, among others. Her first book, i built a boat with all the towels in your closet (and will let you drown), is released from Red Hen Press.

Books by Leia Penina Wilson:

Other poems on the web by Leia Penina Wilson:
"She Escaped"
"himself he dreamed that too"
"Too Few Assume the New Violence"

Leia Penina Wilson on Twitter.

About Bone Bouquet:

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Editor: Krystal Languell, Elizabeth Brasher, Allison Layfield

Other poems from Bone Bouquet in Verse Daily:
December 17, 2012:   "Object In Our Conscience" by Emily Pettit
October 22, 2012:   "Oh No She Didn't But Then She Did" by Mary Biddinger

September 20, 2003:  "Goodwill" by Elizabeth McLagan

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