Julie Choffel is the author of the The Hello Delay (Fordham, 2012) and The Chicories (Ethel Press, 2019). Her poems have appeared in Interim, Salamander, Western Humanities Review, Denver Quarterly, Ghost City Review, and many other places. She grew up in Central Texas and currently resides in Connecticut, where she teaches writing.
I hold you up because it is morning and that is what we do in the light. What we do in dark is less plain. What did you say over my body while I slept. Was it kin to what I told the children in their darkest hour or was it closer to what they […]