Root Work Journal - Summoning Flight - Volume 2, Issue 1

I Asked My Mother What Will I Be & Cornelia Street

Shakeema Smalls

shakeemalsmalls@gmail.com

DOI: https://doi.org/10.47106/12567751

 

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Poems "I Asked My Mother What Will I Be" and "Cornelia Street" capture the art of summoning flight.

Shakeema lives in Georgetown, South Carolina. Her work has been published in a variety of outlets including Rigorous, Tidal Basin Review, Free Black Space, Vinyl Poetry and Prose, and PANK, among others.

 

Citation: Smalls, S. (2022). “I Asked My Mother What Will I Be” and “Cornelia Street.” Root Work Journal, 2(1). https://doi.org/10.47106/12567751