This Country Won’t Save Us

Maggie Bowyer
2 min readJul 19, 2022

Thoughts since “Inaugural” came out in 2021

Photo by Mayank Dhanawade on Unsplash

I feel like so little ever changes in this country, especially for the better.

I am tired of waking up exhausted and going to bed angry. I am spent after so many years of swallowing the lesser of two evils and digesting the loss of my rights.

As I am writing this, leaked draft decisions from the Supreme Court threaten to…

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Maggie Bowyer

Freelance writer. UNGODLY, WHEN I BLEED: POEMS ABOUT ENDOMETRIOSIS and more