Episode 29.5: Lauren Samblanet reads "a crying woman"


In today’s microcast, we get a poem by Lauren Samblanet from A Shadow Map: An Anthology by Survivors of Sexual Assault published by Civil Coping Mechanisms. Released last week, A Shadow Map is edited by Joanna C. Valente and features poems and essays “born out of traumatizing and terrible experiences. CCM believes in providing a safe space within the literary community where we can not only talk about painful experiences and issues becomes ever more necessary considering the current political climate.” Contributors include Hillary Leftwich, Maggie Queeney, and Mila Jaroniec.


About the Guest:

lauren samblanet is a poet working on her MFA at Temple University. She is also a writer for thINKingDANCE. Her poems have been published in the Vassar Review, Walkabout, and Adanna, and a dance-radio collaboration with Skye Hughes was published on Colorado Public Radio’s website.


Music for today's episode provided by: 

I Am a Man Who Will Fight for Your Honor | Chris Zabriskie | CC 4.0