this is a really excellent and heart-wrenching book, and also if anyone wanted a reference for what I feel is the Correct tone for the Ask Again Later setting, this would be it, basically
Willie Parker, Life’s Work: A Moral Argument for Choice
from Soft Science, by Franny Choi From On Immunity by Eula Biss
From “Among the Heterosexuals” in We Wear the Mask Anyway, remembering this quote is miles better than getting hecked up about seeing arguments on social media.
The poems in The Mermaid’s Voice Comes Back in This One are sort of a mixed bag for me but this one from the first couple pages is a Mood