melissa favara



delusional recollections

I dreamt of rushing to the
cookie house for a pound
of old fashioned and cleaning
the cracks between the crevices
but mostly I remember running
in between the lines on the words
of Kurt Vonnegut and Jean-Paul Sartre
desperately trying to find the index.

Melissa Favara is a 26 year old woman from Brooklyn, NY who has nourished her thirst for reading and writing poetry for…ever(?) She has recently compiled her first manuscript from 2006, titled “Floating Submerged” and is currently seeking publication while submitting excerpts to literary journals, ‘zines and websites.


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