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Kimberly Alidio

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Kimberly Alidio is the author of The Sky Forever (Writ Large/The Accomplices), which is forthcoming in 2019, and After projects the resound (Black Radish, 2016). She has received fellowships from Kundiman, VONA/Voices, and the Center for Art and Thought, among others.

by this poet


to say your land vanished               into thinness                              scrap under your feet

when the name                                 feels the same in the mouth   who is


                                                                                                      reenact reincarnate the earthquake

                                               on the long return to your bed

iamb tendril threading     fretted