One Poem by Jeané D. Ridges

Confessional to Lay My Body Down
(In a Time of Budding Rot a.k.a. Springtime 2023)

Jeané D. Ridges was born and bloomed in the southeast of the land the United States occupies, and it remains where they reside being nourished by soul-filling food and expansive tales. Their poetic storytelling can be discovered in Anathema: Spec from the Margins, Apparition Lit, Neon Door, and Worlds of Possibility—including its first anthology. You can discover more about them and how to connect at