FIVE POEMS

By Nadia Mota

the severing
(to be read both horizontally and vertically)

pillow fort

crying in public (a found poem)

i reintroduce me to myself

when you ask me what’s wrong

Nadia Mota is a Chicana writer and performer. She is an undergraduate student at the University of Michigan, where she is pursuing a degree in Creative Writing & Literature. She enjoys dark chocolate and The X-Files, preferably at the same time. She can be found on Twitter and Instagram @nadiamariemota.