Poems from Aubrie Smith

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I have mentored several poets through this site and am honored to receive requests for mentorship. If you’re having trouble getting in touch with me through Power Poetry, please send email inquiries including poem content to elatutormssmith@gmail.com. Keep writing!
Today, I found a tiny pink elephant you gave me for my birthday years ago It probably cost less than a dollar You'd have never known the...
(written two years ago, in response to the nightclub shooting) **** Tell me about the way his body felt as it pressed against you. Tell me...
the first time we fucked I bled words onto pages of plain paper; I learned how to write about red and how not to write about danger. the...
A drink fell off the shelf inside I called for help but no one replied The voices stopped, the music died
 And all was quiet in my mind....
Like words and what they mean, we were A misunderstanding You, trying your hardest to sweetly escape I, contentedly caught in the braid You...

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