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The Boukra Collective

Poetry & Essays

The Boukra Collective is a group of writers, scholars, and artists in the Monterey area with varying levels of affiliation with Old Capitol Books.

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New poem by Jean Vengua, “I Would Rather Not”

Jean Vengua writes about living in constant grief for both a present and a future that does not exist in the way she was made to expect, suggesting the kind of isolation online living creates.