unbearable, incomprehensible, irreproducible—
shrink in its return
/ and the breath is
Adesina Brown is a writer hailing from Los Angeles, California. Her first poetry collection, SOUND: Audible and Inaudible, is available now on Gumroad. Her essay “Women as Defined by Men: Princess Leia and Rey in Star Wars” is forthcoming in Postcolonial Star Wars: Essays on Empire and Rebellion in a Galaxy Far, Far Away. She is currently working on a second poetry collection in addition to a fantasy novel.