Interlude III

by Cassandra Troyan   why can’t we shake these skin leashes dragging they cling behind. Keep traipsing around until they rip free or tangle indefinitely. Release only by proverbial crack and a beak sliver shrieks through. Look how we are born crucified resurrected all the same. This is our flesh now we made it so cum to blood sweat ash. WE INITIATE THE DEATHLIGHT When draft of a shadow arrives, make no motion as it snuffs itself out. Dissipates to vanish into ourselves relies on eventually there must be drought: pools will drink themselves lapping up the dredges slurps of […]

Hostis Issue 1 Online

We are happy to announce that Hostis issue 1 is now available in PDF. Issue 1: Cruelty Few emotions burn like cruelty. Those motivated by cruelty are neither fair nor impartial. Their actions speak with an intensity that does not desire permission, let alone seek it. While social anarchism sings lullabies of altruism, there are those who play with the hot flames of cruelty. We are drawn to the strength of Frantz Fanon’s wretched of the earth, who find their voice only through the force of their actions, the sting of women of color’s feminist rage, which establishes its own […]