This selection, chosen by Guest Editor Jordi Alonso, is from Hexenhaus by Sarah Nichols, released by Milk & Cake Press.
The Motionless Daughter (Susie)
After Suspiria (2018)
My horror is
it awakens my
the feet which
I speak the language of darkness.
old, old, a collapse of
My body, that nurse of
a house so
Note: This is a found poem. Source: Freud, Sigmund. “The Uncanny,” in Psychological Writings and Letters. Sander L. Gilman, ed. Alix Strachey, trans. New York: Continuum. 1995, 121-153. Print.
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