the mirror

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Blake, A. (2024). the mirror. The Lyre, 14, 9. Retrieved from


This is a poem chronicling my complicated relationship with my ancestors and the love/hate relationship I feel towards certain elements of my being. Excerpts from conversations I've had with my therapist have been used as the founding basis for the piece.

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