Stephanie Valente | QUEEN WOLF

in my dreams
i sleep under branches
with pale moonlight

i feel my teeth pulse
gums swell

— sometimes —

i want to stand
under hot water
or beside hot water
until it all runs out

because i’m a little greedy
i don’t care.



Stephanie Valente lives in Brooklyn, NY. She has published Hotel Ghost (Bottlecap Press, 2015) and has work included in or forthcoming from Danse Macabre, Nano Fiction, and Black Heart. Sometimes, she feels human.

2017-05-06T17:05:04+00:00 May 4th, 2017|