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Cindy Veach

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Cindy Veach

Cindy Veach is the author of Gloved Against Blood, forthcoming from CavanKerry Press in November of 2017. She manages fundraising programs for nonprofit organizations and lives in Manchester, Massachusetts.

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I’m not sure about this gift. This tangle
of dried roots curled into a fist. This gnarl

I’ve let sit for weeks beside the toaster
and cookbooks on a bed of speckled granite.

What am I waiting for? Online I find
Rose of Jericho prayers and rituals for safe birth,