Nympholepsy

Nympholepsy

selections from the prose-poetry novella
finalist for the 2017 Tarpaulin Sky Book Prize
forthcoming from Inside the Castle in 2018

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::Alraune::

 

Loss is the hardest thing, and yet we run toward forgetting.

 

You and I know, there is a thing and the idea of it. An other, an envy that looks human — more than, I give it such luster even it takes the air out of me — a self and an idea of it and another.