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From: Vol.09 N.01 – A Poetics of Rights


by Rebecca Dietrich
They will never 
Willingly give up
What they stole
From all of us
We must claim
What belongs to us
Make it their problem
Not ours
Published: August 2022
Rebecca Dietrich

has a BA in Psychology from Stockton University. Her poem ‘Chokehold’ was published in an anthology Injured by Poets Choice in July 2022 and ‘Unfair’ is forthcoming in the September 2022 issue of Making Waves: a West Michigan Review. Starting in late 2022, Dietrich will undertake an MA in Genocide Prevention and Human Security at Keene State College to research the Missing And Murdered Indigenous Women crisis in the United States and Canada.

An Australian and international
journal of ecopoetry and ecopoetics.

Plumwood Mountain Journal is created on the unceded lands of the Gadigal and Wangal people of the Eora Nation. We pay our respects to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and to elders past, present and future. We also acknowledge all traditional custodians of the lands this journal reaches.