Katie Casey Goes to the Ball Game (A Poem)

By Joyce Jacobo [Author’s Note: It turns out the iconic baseball song, “Take me out to the Ball Game,” was originally part of a much longer tune–with an empowering message about a woman who cheers on the games at her local baseball stadium, during a time when women were mostly banned from attending them, apparently.Continue reading “Katie Casey Goes to the Ball Game (A Poem)”

Digital Excursion (A Poem)

By Joyce Jacobo [Author’s Note: I still hope to physically see and walk around the Smithsonian someday, but it meant a great deal when that organization created a virtual version of some of their museums for people to visit, back when the lockdowns were in place and the pandemic was especially terrifying. If you’re interestedContinue reading “Digital Excursion (A Poem)”

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