The Adventurer Recalls Showing The Cartographer Her World
She said it was her brushstroke
that set the map right
I say it was the road dust on our tongues
the blister red in our shoes
and the sweat left like ink
in foreign places
Alexa Seidel likes traveling. She also likes tricksters; go figure. When not dreaming, she writes. Her work has appeared in Strange Horizons, Stone Telling, Mythic Delirium, and other wonderful places. You can follow her on Twitter @Alexa_Seidel or check out her blog.