In Episode 6 of Multi-Verse, poet CM Burroughs reads her trio of “Dear Liver” poems and discusses themes of grief, agency, and healing with host Evangeline Riddiford Graham.

CM Burroughs’s “Dear Liver” poems can be found in her second collection, Master Suffering (Tupelo Press, 2021).

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