Donte Collins – “A Crown for My Birthmother”

Performing at Icehouse in Minneapolis.

“Mom, don’t you know your bones are greedy moons, tugging at the sea of my blood?”

Don’t miss this remarkable poem by Donte Collins, performing at Sabrina Benaim‘s book release at Icehouse in Minneapolis.

Check out Donte’s amazing book, AUTOPSY, named one of NPR’s Best Books of 2017!

While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out all our books and merch, including books by Neil Hilborn, Danez Smith, Olivia Gatwood, Hanif Abdurraqib, Donte Collins, Sabrina Benaim, Melissa Lozada-Oliva, William Evans, Rudy Francisco, Stevie Edwards, Claire Schwartz, Guante, & our newest releases from Rachel Wiley!