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About emanita01

I am a Franco-american woman who hails from Brookline, Massachusetts. I live in France near the Swiss border, only minutes away from Geneva. I am a member of the Geneva Writers Group and the Association La Forge, a literary group based in France. I write stories, poems and am currently working on a couple of plays, a one-woman show and a dramatized poem.

My Poem “Fragile States” appears on NYTimes.com :-D

The New York Times ————————————— Thank you for participating on NYTimes.com. Your published submission can be found at this link: http://kristof.blogs.nytimes.com/2017/01/23/enter-my-donald-trump-poetry-contest/?comments#permid=21285014

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911 : What is your emergency please ?

Every American’s genes are programmed to recognize this three-number combo : 911. When nine, one, one must be dialed, hands tremble, hearts pound furiously and stomachs churn. After a certain lapse of time, which is never as long as it always … Continue reading

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On Trump: Senator Harry Reid to Republicans: “He’s their Frankenstein monster, they own him.”

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“I Am Not Your Average Black Girl, I Can Only Aspire To Be”

They say I’m not the average black girl because I’m so well spoken Poised, full of etiquette, a white man’s token You know I remember my ex’s mother telling me, “I didn’t know how I was gonna react when he … Continue reading

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Bluebell Books’ Short Story Slam Week n° 37

The Bluebell Book’s short story slam week 37 got me sparked to write-up a rough short story. Before procrastination steps in, I decided to post it as is. So, here we go: Camping Confidence Canned By M. Anita Bailey for … Continue reading

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After Charlie

After Charlie* After Charlie, folks will look at folks’ differences, perhaps not even aware what they are doing. Folks will look at folks… Mistrust & fear not even aware…. What are they doing? Apprehension–  Apprehension, Mistrust & fear will drive … Continue reading

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Indescribable Instant

Indescribable Instant All in one indescribable instant, everything changes. The instant just before that delicious sparkle, the one that sets off the sharing… That instant that can never be caught or identified; the instant, after which nothing is the same. … Continue reading

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