Dozens of caskets are tossed over the wall
And none of them has a body inside.
Countless dead dreams locked in each one
As their owners are forced to leave home.
Diana Elizondo was born in Laredo Texas and spent most of her life in McAllen Texas. She earned her Master's degree in English at University of Texas Pan-American and M.F.A. degree in Creative Writing at University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Diana's poems have been published in literary journals and anthologies. Her first book, Smoked Blood and Lavender has been published in early 2017.
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