“Blinded” was prompted by the Crisis in the White House.
“A Nation Grieves” is a collage of written and found poetry from eulogies for John McCain.
“Father’s Day” was written in response to refugee families being separated along the U.S. southern border.
“Health. Care. Well. Being.” considers American moral health in light of the current U.S. healthcare bill.
“Writing in the Time of Trump” expresses the role of writers and poets during socio-political controversies.
“Semester Break” considers the plight of an international student because of President Trump’s travel ban.
“Watching Obama Say Goodbye” is a reflection on the poignant end of American progressives’ relationship with the president.