Yasmine Ameli | The Sun Magazine

Yasmine Ameli


Yasmine Ameli teaches creative writing through the Loft Literary Center, and her work has appeared or is forthcoming in POETRY, Ploughshares, and Black Warrior Review. She lives in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts.

— From April 2022

I Pledge Allegiance To The Republic

Every morning the public school chooses a student to lead us in patriotic worship over the intercom. I stand before my classroom flag and count my heartbeats. At recess I draw stars and stars.

April 2022
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