*Originally published in Cider Press Review.
Jennifer Bullis is author of the chapbook Impossible Lessons (MoonPath Press). She is recipient of an Artsmish Residency fellowship, a Pushcart nomination, and an honorable mention in the Gulf Coast Prize for Nonfiction. “How to Walk Like a Quadruped” and “ICE/Box” are from her resistance manuscript “The Tongue of Narcissus,” which has twice been named a finalist for the Brittingham and Felix Pollak Prizes. Currently she is librettist for a cantata in the voices of the Sirens, to be performed by Seattle Baroque Orchestra in May 2020.
Photograph by Kevin Hou.