Archive for the ‘ Jabberwocky 7 ’ Category

‘Kitsune’, Fox

2nd August 2011 | 2 Comments

by Brittany Warman

Aishiteru’ is the word used between lovers but I have not earned that word. Sometimes he will say it if I say it first, tentatively, teasingly. 


Daemon Lover

2nd August 2011 | 4 Comments

by Charlotte Hussey

Many times too when I am sitting alone,
he talks with me without becoming visible,
and when he comes to see me in this way,
he often makes love with me.

Geoffrey of Monmouth’s

History of the Kings of Britain

Rise and Run

2nd August 2011 | 4 Comments

by Erik Amundsen

We lived in their houses and slept in our cages, long enough that none of us remembered one of us who remembered living free. That kind of life; moving on from house to house over a shifting carpet of shed leaves, and when we were defiant, unruly, sometimes, we were made to crawl.

Drifting against the Shoals of Memory

2nd August 2011 | 4 Comments

by Berrien C. Henderson

We traveled sun-drowned country roads
Barefooted as the day is long
Never minding the stones that bruise,
The broken glass that heliographed slyly
Now become sneak-thief cutters of our soles.