Poems

Claudia writes because her heart is an ocean. Her poetry is also written in many forms. Read A Beginner’s Guide to Poetry, 21st Century Edition for more on forms.

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4 poems in the The Acentos Review

  • “Keeping warm” [free verse] / In the mornings, I struggle with my hands…
  • “Motherland” [villanelle] / My mother’s hands are my sense of direction…
  • “For the Times You Heard an Accent” [free verse] / As a seven year old…
  • “Family Detention Center” [syllabic] / In Texas, behind a ten foot barbed-wire fence there is…

1 poem in Poetry is Dead

3 poems in The Bookends Review

1 poem in Good Little Girls

3 poems in Argot Magazine

2 poems in The Northern Virginia Review

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