Jacq Greyja is a queer nonbinary jewish//latinx poet from California. They are currently pursuing their MFA in Poetry at San Francisco State University, where they are a recipient of the William Dickey Fellowship in Poetry (2017). Their writing has been featured or is forthcoming in Bettering American Poetry: Volume 2, Apogee, Hold: A Journal, Nightboat, Yes Poetry, Berkeley Poetry Review, Nottingham Review, Columbia Poetry Review, and elsewhere. Jacq's first chapbook Greater Grave is forthcoming from The Operating System (2018).

1 poem

by Jacq Greyja

STELLIUM: A CLUSTER, OR 4 UNANSWERED LETTERS FROM MY FATHER (FEBRUARY 2016 – APRIL 2017)

 

love: 14

miss: 3

heart: 12

i: 62

you: 53

contact: 8

year: 2

7: 8

0: 17

2: 11

8: 6

.: 192

please: 5

been: 10

pray: 3

completely: 2

day: 4

reply: 3

much: 13

dad: 5

mom: 0

daughter: 0

son: 0

girl: 1

person: 1

family: 1

but: 5

dont: 5

know: 8

try: 7

hospital: 2

past: 5

always: 12

is: 18

he: 2

she: 0

hear: 3

can’t: 3

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