Christina Springer is a text artist who uses poetry, dance, theatre, film and other visual expressions. As an Outreach Artist for the Historic Royal Palaces, she delivered four projects with youth: 'Rapping On Walls, ' 'Black Birds & Bars, ' 'Bling & Beheadings' at the Tower Of London and 'Dragon Drap D'Or' at Hampton Court Palace from 2006 until 2007. She has also taught creative writing at... more »
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for Sherrice Iverson
Maybe you smiled. Ballanchine bright eyed. Twirled
around the hotel room to clapping hands. A ragged
innocent hole where two teeth used to be. Did your cherry
tongue wiggle against pink gums as you concentrated?
Everyone assumes you want
two front teeth for Christmas. How tired
are these adults? Grinning. Pinching admiration.
You squirm under indulgent smiles. Bold and graceful,
your toe in perfect pointe. Thin brown arms.
A maple picture frame for your baby fat face.
Did you pirouette in the ...