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Ashanti Marshall is a digital archivist, experiential writer and staff scribe at For The Scribes, spearheading Recovering Softcover, an advice column catering to writers and their inner woes within their craft and themselves. Based in Chicago, being a fat, black queer and femme moment in time. Their relationship to the practice of understanding makes room for explorations, experimentations, mistakes, failures and curiosities in their writing. Connect with them on Twitter and Instagram asking you all the right, real, riveting questions.

 

He Said

He Said

BY: Alice Walker

He said: I want you to be happy. 

He said: I love you so.

Then he was gone.

For two days I was happy.

For two days, he loved me so.

After that I was on my own. 

BY: Alice Walker

The Instant of Our Parting

The Instant of Our Parting

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