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Angela Peñaredondo

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Angela Peñaredondo

Angela Peñaredondo is the author of All Things Lose Thousands of Times (Inlandia Institute, 2016), winner of the Hillary Gravendyk Prize. She is an assistant professor of creative writing and digital media at California State University, San Bernardino. She lives in Los Angeles, California.

by this poet

when hiding from enemies 

                                                  at least one dream away from 
machines & from bodies that do not sleep that he drags 
his thumb along his lover’s smudged chin, notices his face
     bathed earthen 

the trees once giants, are giants again he tells the