“Vertical Roll” and “Drugs and Fresh, Fat Gemstones” are two poems, two bad ass sonnets, by poet Natalie Nuzzo
Natalie Nuzzo lives in Brooklyn, New York. She is an MA candidate in English at CUNY Brooklyn College, where she also teaches freshman composition. Her essays and poetry have been published in The Junction, Having a Whiskey Coke with You, The Medical Chronicles, NAP and other publications. Natalie is the recipient of numerous awards and honors including a Brooklyn College Travel Grant, and a graduate scholarship through the CUNY Counseling Assistantship Program (CUNYCAP). When she’s not drowning in literary scholarship she likes to make zines, explore, and ride her bicycle.