Bojan Louis

Bojan Louis (Diné) is a poet, fiction writer, essayist, and poetry editor for RED INK: An International Journal of Indigenous Literature, Arts, & Humanities. He teaches various composition courses at Arizona State University’s downtown campus. His first poetry collection is Currents, published by BkMk Press in 2017.

Make No Sound to Wake

Evening gusts moved shadows and air the dogs couldn’t smell. This late into Niłch’ih Tsoh, with the ground buried beneath three day’s snow, two mutts curled for warmth inside a scrap-wood shelter built against the northeast side of a hogan.…