Veneta Masson | The Sun Magazine

Veneta Masson

Veneta Masson is a poet, essayist, and nurse living in Washington, D.C. She is celebrating the publication of her second collection of poems, “Rehab at the Florida Avenue Grill” (Sage Femme Press).

— From February 2000

Her, Rising

Yes, there are the memories / like little phylacteries strapped to our minds, / and there are the ways we know our dead / have worked inside us

February 2000
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