Jin Cordaro | The Sun Magazine

Jin Cordaro


Jin Cordaro, at four feet seven inches, believes she holds the record for most petite living poet. Having had twins, she also believes she holds the record for most times people have asked, “They came from you?” Her work has appeared in Faultline, Smartish Pace, and Bacopa Literary Review. She lives in New Jersey.

— From December 2020

After We Buried The Dog In The Dark

He came back. I saw him / in the grass, the white of him / glowing in the floodlight, / the wind turning it off / and on again. / I saw his face at the door, / waiting to be let in, / his nose leaving smears / across the glass.

December 2020
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