Where I’m From – Sylvie Sacks

I am from the rotting deck outside From Jansport snack boxes and ramen noodle soup I am from the the hammocks in the backyard Turquoise, pink, so many pine needles I am from pine trees So big they make me feel small I’m from birthdays at Mimi’s and staying active From Nancy and Peter I’m …

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Where I’m From – Hallie Zenga-Josephson

I am from Windex, from candles and Handi Wipes. I am from the spiders in my window, black, small, they never go away. I am from dying ficus trees that my mom keeps on buying I’m from family dinners and eye glasses. From Nan and Constance. I’m from never being wrong and giving back. From …