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To Dreamers

written by: Julia Caroline Knowlton



Your dream deferred;

far planet of hope eclipsed.


Yet do not stop.  March

to the violet mountaintop.


Pack your sack with stories

& whistles, a stripe & a star.


Bright noon will befriend you.

Night will never bend you to the end.

Julia Caroline Knowlton

Julia Caroline Knowlton

Julia Caroline Knowlton PhD is Professor of French at Agnes Scott College in Atlanta. She is an MFA candidate in poetry & creative nonfiction at Antioch University in Los Angeles. She holds an American Academy of Poets College Prize, and is the author of the award-winning memoir _Body Story_ (2004). "Sorority Girl, 1984" is the second chapter of her new memoir.
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