the spider

the woman remembered
the swivel of shod hooves on the dusty road
voices of strangers passing
blinding sunlight in the post office window
men’s hands, reaching
music at the market.

and running. Read more

baba yaga’s hut

they come to me for the stupidest things.
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The Story of the Nether Largie Stanes

“Mooooooon!” Earth would call up into the darkness. “Gealllaaaach! Come down here and talk with me, for I long for a sister who understands me, and I feel you could be the one.” Read more

“tell the story of a scar”

he had always been gifted at sports of all kinds / Read more

self-portrait with ghost

short story practice, feb 2022 / Read more

the woman

once there was a woman who lived alone Read more

the dance

one day the woman awoke
feeling strange. Read more

At last

we are drunk for the first time
in the foothills
of cadair idris
fresh out of school where for five years they called us lemons
and dykes. Read more