Mudlark No. 46 (2012)


She had stitches
in her side

a black ladder
leading to a door

bolted shut.
Above the door

a warning:
Do Not Enter

This Dream...
A black bird

the size of a spool
of common thread

was singing

the cage
of her mouth. 

Susan Kelly-DeWitt | At Susan’s Pond
Contents | Mudlark No. 46 (2012)