English Lit or Lived Experience?

Dear departed mother. Teresa D Hawkes Old Picture Archives.

I write a lot of poetry for the web.

You can sure ask, ‘why’?

It is who I am.

I am crypto

I am currency

I am a set of words in a string

that have mathematical value in the right universe.

I tell things that we all know but…



Aug 1


One day I have a certain number of followers. A short time later it is 200 or more less. Later it is 200 or so more. Later it is 200 less. Always, just as I am about to hit a pay number, down it goes. This is a waste…



Teresa D Hawkes, Ph.D.

Teresa D Hawkes, Ph.D.

Eat.These.Rights’.Dust! A Warren Democrat. A scientist. A poet. A mother. LOVES Bader Ginsburg. Loves McCartney. Is old.Is white.Is LGBTQ.Is woman.