Like ghosts of lands once stolen from
ashes dust the thresholds of new beginnings —
the end of what was
that which we never knew to be
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Hokis is an American poet of Armenian descent. As a writer and Senior Editor of Headline Poetry & Press, she works to amplify under/misrepresented voices. Her upcoming collection "OnBecoming" is a poetic memoir detailing her rise from personal and political trauma. Creative nonfiction as foreshadowing preface, and other published works, found on hokis.blog.