by Marie Lecrivain
Marie is executive
editor and publisher of
Her latest chapbook,
(illustrated by Aurora Antonovic) is available at Lummox Press.
© 2007 Marie Lecrivain
May 6, 1937
It swam beneath
the stratosphere of the Immortals;
an unpleasent indication that Man
was just one step away
from outstripping his mortal coil...
...which is why
none on board sensed the "snap"
of that single piece of horsehair
as the Sword of Damocles pierced the side,
and the hot breath of the Furies
mixed with the hydrogen
to immolate those who
dared to trespass...
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