Action by: Christine No
Date(s) - 04/17/2017
ACTION: READ THIS POEM BY CHRISTINE NO
Remember the ecstasy
between your pinky and thumb
Your eyes, shining
This is not the first time
You’ve worn out your skinsuit
to this temple built of knees; pray
here to your old scars, to
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Christine No is a writer and filmmaker whose work has appeared at the Sundance Film Festival, in publications such as: sPARKLE+bLINK, Columbia Journal, APOGEE, Atlas and Alice, and the anthology "If You Can Hear This: Poems in Protest of an American Inauguration" by Sibling Rivalry Press. She is an active participant in the Bay Area literary community as the host of Nomadic Press’s monthly reading series GET LIT and as a board member and curator with Quiet Lightning. She is a VONA Alum, a Pushcart Prize Nominee and the First Place Poetry Winner the 2016 Litquake Writing Contest. She lives in Oakland with her talking dog, Brandy.