Finally, my hands are glowing For all the transgender warriors’ lives lost in 2017 Chico, hear me out, 25 of my deities have vanished this year. Their colors stain my skin and I want them back. I’ll let you slither into my temple, If you give me the spell for resurrection. No, chico, you don’t understand, I am but one feather for their wings, God’s crying too. He … [Read more...]
About Mateo Lara
Mateo Lara is from Bakersfield, California. He received his B.A. in English at CSU Bakersfield. He is currently working on his M.F.A. in Poetry at Randolph College in Lynchburg, VA. His poems have been featured in Orpheus, EOAGH, Empty Mirror, and The New Engagement. He is an editor for RabidOak online literary journal & Zoetic Press. You can find him on Twitter @KillerEmm.