The G.R.I.E.F.

by MICAH STACK   - 83 – - 82 – S U M M E R 2 0 1 5 ,  O x f o r d A m e r i c a n . o r g Full disclosure up front: I am a gay black man, a proud New Orleanian, thirty years old, five out of the closet, a decade on the down-low before that; bi-dialectal as every educated brother in this city must be, a code-switcher as needed; a poet in my spare time, in my unspare time a poetry teacher devoted to dead French guys and live black... Read More