Losslit contributor:
Katherine McMahon

Katherine McMahon is a performance poet. As well as writing and performing, they run participatory projects and events, and have an MA in Creative Writing and Education. They debuted their spoken word show, Fat Kid Running, in 2017. They hope to use poetry to help build a more just, more sustainable, kinder world through community and solidarity.

Website: http://katherinemcmahon.org

Mourning

Sometimes I am so terrified when I wake by the problems of the world that I cannot move my small body into it. I used to be one of those people who fights the whole damn lot, or tries But it is so complicated, it just made me want to lay