Sharon Lin

Sharon Lin is an essayist and poet. Her work appears in The New York Review of Books, Diode, Sine Theta, Wildness, and elsewhere and is anthologized in Best New Poets 2021 and Voices of the East Coast. She lives in New York City.

when my grandmother sings

and my grandmother would hold /
out her hand to catch the dewdrops /
falling from the sky /
her voice was drowned out long ago