Interview with JJ Barnes

JJ: What is your favourite poem in Beautifully Broken about and what inspired it?

Laura: My favorite poem is entitled: River In Reverse
It is about being pushed one way in your life because that’s the accepted flow of things and me saying, no. I will flow against everyone’s idea of who I should be or what my life should look like. I am a river in reverse.

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I will dig my heels deep in siltation
upstream retrograde flow back to source,
I am the author of my formation
inexorable, my chosen course.

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