Because Men Do What They Want to Do
By TJ Jarrett
TJ Jarrett is a writer and software developer in Nashville, Tennessee. She is the author of two collections of poetry, and her work has appeared in Poetry Magazine, African American Review, Callaloo, VQR, and elsewhere.
“Because Men Do What They Want to Do,” from Ain’t No Grave, copyright 2013 by TJ Jarrett, New Issues Poetry and Prose. Reprinted with permission of New Issues Poetry and Prose.