David Tomas Martinez

“Being made again”—Hyper-talk & Grace in David Tomas Martinez’ Post Traumatic Hood Disorder

Only, perhaps, in a poem by David Tomas Martinez is one likely to encounter, in the span of a few lines, the lyrics of Drake’s “Started from the Bottom” juxtaposed with references to Sisyphus, Che Guevara, William Carlos Williams, the Bechdel test, Cesar Chavez, and Moses. “My mind is made […]