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‘A Name’ by Ada Limón

When Eve walked among the animals and named them — nightingale, red-shouldered hawk, fiddler crab, fallow deer — I wonder if she ever wanted them to speak back, looked into their wide wonderful eyes and whispered, “Name me, name me.” - Ada Limón (1976) I found this poem while riding the NYC subway. I was … Continue reading ‘A Name’ by Ada Limón