My Woman Card is anti-Native

& other Two-Spirit Truths


"My Woman Card is anti-Native & Other Two-Spirit Truths" is a book of free verse poems, haikus and sonnets inspired by a conversation with the Legendary Venus Selenite, by the author's love for classical theatre, by her connection to her community, and by her experiences navigating eurocentrism in medicine & social life. Originally published on CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (November 20, 2018)

In The Media:

"This year’s finalist were selected by a panel of over 60 literary professionals from over 1,000 book submissions from over 300 publishers. We’re excited to announce the finalists in 24 categories (including new for this year, Bisexual Poetry).

Nominee for Bisexual Poetry:
My Woman Card Is anti-Native & Other Two-Spirit Truths, Xemiyulu Manibusan Tapepechul, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform"

- Lambda Literary Awards
31st Annual Lammy Finalist

"Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most recent Poetry books for adults."

- The Seattle Public Library
New Poetry Books for Adults

Excerpt from the Book