Many women have signed deals
With men they think to be devil
So when I say I looked into the burning eyes of Apollo
With the drinking habits of Dionysus
The fists of Ares
The flightiness of Hermes
I knew that the ink on the page
Where I signed my name
Would be in blood.
- In the name of love.
Cueva is a 29-year-old woman from San Diego, California. She is currently pursuing her Master’s in Creative Writing from Harvard University. Her writings work to break down barriers between the known and the foreign, all with the feminist mindset of providing accessibility and opportunity to all. By trade and education, she is a writer, folklorist, and cultural anthropologist.