This is what it sounds like:
Pry these lusty eyes from sleep.
Steep redolent blue."
from Gospel: poems by Samiya Bashir (RedBone Press, 2009)
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Samiya Bashir is the author of Gospel, forthcoming in March 2009 from RedBone Press, and Where the Apple Falls, a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award. Samiya's newest book of poetry, Samiya is the editor of two groundbreaking anthologies: Best Black...