starlings

by Jean Atkin when I looked, the starlings _____were there on the estuary __________blacker than its greys they lifted, shapeshifted _____became single, coiling...

A Sahara Camp

by Elizabeth Bernays I am in Gao, Mali, as the only woman member of a British-sponsored interdisciplinary team studying night migration of grasshoppers. From th...

Oxen

by Sarah Brown Weitzman Last night a calf was born to my yoke partner’s mate and we moaned though low because it is to live as we and all before us live we who ...

Vixen

by Jane Lovell   and there through this Japanese ghost garden this monochrome dreamscape slips a half-dreamt wraith born from the last shades of dusk she i...