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Camonghne Felix

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Camonghne Felix

Camonghne Felix is an MFA Candidate at Bard College and the 2013 recipient of the Cora Craig Award for Young Women. You can find her work in various spaces, with work forthcoming in Poetry Magazine, Apogee, and Callalloo Journal. She is also the author of the chapbook Yolk, published via Penmanship Books.

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Am I allowed to disrespect the form. Am I allowed to instead proclaim that he’s raped me. That it just happened. And that I was small and formidable, a fruit or something else taking in from the sun and expanding. Am I allowed to say that I didn’t write it for you. Am I allowed to say that I’ve fucked four women