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A. H. Jerriod Avant

A. H. Jerriod Avant has received scholarships from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference and elsewhere. His poems have appeared in Mississippi Review, Callaloo, Ecotone, Boston Review, and other journals. A recipient of two Winter Fellowships from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Jerriod is currently a Ph.D. English student and teaching assistant at the University of Rhode Island. 


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Spring 2019 | Poetry

Give me memories as 

slow to leave as snails. 


In foreign    and perhaps 

fragile years    I’ll still be able