Category Archives: Danusha Laméris

SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: MOTHERHOOD POETRY

Editor’s Note: In honor of Mother’s Day, I have gathered together some of my favorite poems that I’ve featured on this series over the years that consider motherhood from a plethora of perspectives, for motherhood is such a multi-faceted experience. … Continue reading

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SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: THE MOONS OF AUGUST

FROM THE MOONS OF AUGUST By Danusha Laméris EVE, AFTER Did she know there was more to life than lions licking the furred ears of lambs, fruit trees dropping their fat bounty, the years droning on without argument? Too much … Continue reading

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SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: DANUSHA LAMÉRIS

ARABIC By Danusha Laméris I don’t remember the sounds rising from below my breastbone though I spoke that golden language with the girls of Beirut, playing hopscotch on the hot asphalt. We called out to our mothers for lemonade, and … Continue reading

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