Caroline Fraley on fate and visibility in Edwidge Danticat’s “Night Women”

The narrator in Edwidge Danticat’s “Night Women,” says that girls come in two types: day women and night women, and she is “stuck between… in a golden amber bronze” (196). The whole of the story takes place in a one-room house in Haiti, divided by the “innocent fabric” of a curtain to separate the narrator’s […]

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Explore, Evolve, Blossom

A Lyrical Essay Inspired by French Adventures A golden train crossed the way, presenting itself, beckoning the question, to go or to stay, but it was never really a question, the answer hidden within the engine’s roars as it stole life, minds driven wild from the absent itinerary. Inch forward, to the train. Entering the […]

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