I’m going in deep again
Far inside myself again
The harder the realization
The more I retreat the self-armada
So I’ve been calculating a plan
Experimenting with how I show up
won 1st Place of the Poetry Writing Contest. She was born in Mexicali, Mexico and raised in the border town of Calexico, CA. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree from a little known school called National University where she studied English with a focus on creative writing. A U.S. Navy veteran, she is currently a stay at home mom, housewife and pontificator of life. Karina constantly writes about small moments in time and injects existentialism in all her work.