• Road Runner by A.J. Huffman

    Your boulders are useless.
    My feathers are much too fast.
    Try your rocket, maybe a sling-shot,
    a good old-fashioned
    rope. If you are lucky, I will lick you
    with a fan of dust and a glimpse
    of my ass.


    A.J. Huffman has published thirteen full-length poetry collections, thirteen solo poetry chapbooks and one joint poetry chapbook through various small presses. Her most recent releases, Degeneration (Pink Girl Ink), A Bizarre Burning of Bees (Transcendent Zero Press), and Familiar Illusions (Flutter Press) are now available from their respective publishers. She is a five-time Pushcart Prize nominee, a two-time Best of Net nominee, and has published over 2500 poems in various national and international journals, including Labletter, The James Dickey Review, The Bookends Review, Bone Orchard, Corvus Review, EgoPHobia, and Kritya. She is also the founding editor of Kind of a Hurricane Press.

    This Zine Will Change Your Life previously published I Am Sorry Your Ovaries Are Falling Out by A.J. HUffman. Check it out.

    Street Art by Myth.
    Photo by Adam Lawrence.

    Washer is a Brooklyn-based duo and "Mend" comes from their debut album, "Here Comes Washer", which was released early this year.