It is not true that it doesn't matter where you live; deracination, my little Apollo.
SANDRA LIM is the author of two collections of poetry, Loveliest Grotesque and The Wilderness, winner of the 2013 Barnard Women Poets Prize, selected by Louise Glück. Her work is included in the anthologies Gurlesque, The Racial Imaginary, and Among Margins: An Anthology on Aesthetics. She has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, Vermont Studio Center, and Getty Research Institute. A recipient of a 2015 Pushcart Prize, Lim's work has appeared in journals such as Literary Imagination, Columbia Poetry Review, Guernica, and The Volta.