“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.
“What Next” expresses the shock of the U.S. Elections result, especially for women.
“Primary News” responds to American Republican candidate for President, Donald Trump.
“A War for More” – a poem written by Anne McCrady in response to the April 2015 riots in Baltimore, Maryland.
“Observe Warning Signs” – a tongue-in-cheek response to Indiana’s recent Religious Freedom Restoration Act