I remember the night he told me about the white bird there was a Styrofoam cup with a bendable straw and water in one hand, and a Bayer pill in a medicine cup. Where was everyone else? I don’t remember.
DéLana R.A. Dameron won the 2008 South Carolina Poetry Book Prize, selected by Elizabeth Alexander, for her book How God Ends Us. She has conducted readings, lectures and workshops through the United States, Central America and Europe. A native of Columbia, South Carolina, she currently resides in Brooklyn.