Julie Poole is a poet and writer. Her debut book of poetry, Bright Specimen, was published by Deep Vellum in 2021. She lives in Austin.
Co-published with Texas Observer and The Nation. Low-income Texans depend on family planning clinics. The clinics depend on a program that's in trouble.
Co-published with YES! Magazine. More than 40 million people provide unpaid care for adults. My mother was one of them.