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Roberto Carlos Garcia

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Roberto Carlos Garcia

Roberto Carlos Garcia is the author of Melancolía (Červená Barva Press, 2016). He teaches at Union County College and lives in suburban New Jersey.

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                              for Monica Hand

there’s a whispered prayer blowing
the crumbs of a season’s harvest
                    off a girl’s plate

& a roar breaks from her insides,
the roar a lioness
                    a beast that knows

& a man kneels

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