SOME WILD THING
Cowgirls & Queens
...where the wild things are...
"Open my ears & let your frenzy enter
relentlessly, like a blind machine,
like a sea captain who doesn’t trust the stars,
carried off by an unsteady boat.
My life, this shirt I want to take off—
what can’t be said is the dark meat,
seeking your mouth in another’s mouth,
the whispered cries of animals without sleep."
"Wolf Cento" (the eleventh) in
by Simone Muench
, reviewed by Julie Marie Wade (via
"I needed to be somewhere different. Maybe I needed to be someone different, too."
, Heather Davis (via