A brilliant New Age Renaissance Republique of Poetry write, a progression in Confessional poetry, a series of movie reel picture images with a touch of surrealism that blows this poetry into
the stratosphere, Papi Doesn't Love Me No More by Anna Suarez. The Poet and storyteller is a Cuban American who performs poetry readings in Portland. She has studied and earned degrees in
Philosophy and French at Portland State University. She is published in Exotic Magazine, Unchaste Volume 2 and Comparative Woman amongst others.
This write is a masterpiece in poetic craft spinning images through the gritty everyday into the elegiac of Angels with a touch of the surreal. A truthtelling of a beautiful young Poet, the sex trade and the emotional pain of the dispossessed. The writing a purge and a celebration in the face of lover disparu. A naked offering of skin, bone and hair against the nightsky.
"A plea: I am not made for this world, I was stolen and trapped."
A quiet violence, images of flowers and lace, tea, the beautiful juxtaposed with loss, the bright full imagery triumphs and paints a picture. The inside of an oppressive society that causes severe dis-ease in personal lives juxtaposed with a celebration of things that are beautiful.
"it does not suffice
the reflection of
clashing bodies in
all I want is
to feel your
apricot, and saffron tea
The girl as Poet, as a survivor, as a Muse of eternal Summer. In the heat of Summer night, a fantastical write, Papi Doesn't Love Me No More by Anna Suarez.