Monday, May 21, 2012

MFA Greensboro Alum Julie Brooks Barbour Featured in Diode, "North Carolina College for Women 1992"

Julie Brooks Barbour
Julie Brooks Barbour
North Carolina College for Women 1992

We knew we were women.
I mean, there were boys about

and we knew that need.
We also had the need

to be taken seriously
outside of our hometowns,

away from parents and secrets
we didn’t want to discuss.

Read the full poem here: http://diodepoetry.com/v5n2/content/barbour_jb.html

Find out more about the MFA Writing Program here:
http://mfagreensboro.org

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