Subject to Sunlight
Amanda Deutch

June 28, 2016


My mother is
a lost
little girl
a thief
not an outlaw

my mother is

th
th
fa
fa
ief
ief

a leaf


Amanda Deutch is the author of five chapbooks most recently, Pull Yourself Together(Dancing Girl Press, 2016) and a forthcoming (currently untitled) chapbook from Propolis Press. Poetry appears in The Rumpus, Revolver, Bone Bouquet, Shampoo, Denver Quarterly, Watchword Press and elsewhere. A graduate of Bard College, she has been awarded grants and residencies from the Brooklyn Arts Council, Footpaths (Azores) and The Betsy (Miami). Born and raised in Manhattan, she lives in Brooklyn where she curates Parachute Literary Arts.

What motivates her to create?
Locomotion, location, echolocation, memory, human beings.