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Jackie Clark

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Jackie Clark is the author of Aphoria (Brooklyn Arts Press, 2013). She is the recipient of a New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship in Poetry. She lives in Jersey City, New Jersey.

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Sometimes I wish I didn't think in words
and that instead for each thought I thought I drew upon an image,
and that I was able to organize each image in a linear way that would be like sort of like reading
and that instead of trying to describe the edges around something
I could just