Recent Post
@metatronpress

- 4 hours ago

RT @metatronpress: "It’s like reading the diary of your smartest friend." Wonderful review of LOVE SPEECH by Xiao Xuan/Sherry Huang via @Li…
h J R
@metatronpress

- 5 hours ago

"It’s like reading the diary of your smartest friend." Wonderful review of LOVE SPEECH by Xiao Xuan/Sherry Huang vi… https://t.co/IOkViZwkOn
h J R
@metatronpress

- 1 day ago

RT @Linknewspaper: Love Speech by Xiaxouan / Sherry Huang, published by @metatronpress: 79 pages follow a gentle rhythm, like a summer rain…
h J R
@metatronpress

- 4 days ago

RT @peachmgzn: Now: "a love poem" by jasper virginia avery @saguarohugger, a Philadelphia-based poet and author of NUMBER ONE EARTH (@metat…
h J R
Archives

OMEGA | Sennah Yee
3752
post-template-default,single,single-post,postid-3752,single-format-standard,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode-theme-ver-6.3,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.0.1,vc_responsive

Sennah Yee

22 Jun Sennah Yee

The 2016 Metatron
Prize Shortlist

 

————
————

BOND “GIRLS” PT. 2:
ESTRELLA

————

I used to like it when you’d call me mysterious. Mysterious is oxblood lipstick. Mysterious is ink peeking out from a cuff. Mysterious is smoking on a rooftop that is not yours. Mysterious is gauze curtains pooling onto the floor. Mysterious is a faint moon while the sun is still out. Mysterious is a languid crowd. Mysterious is wearing roses, lace, bone. But mysterious is foreign. Mysterious is mute. Mysterious is nude. Mysterious is being left behind in a room that is not yours. Mysterious is being imagined. Mysterious is an excuse to write me off.
————
————


 

Sennah Yee is from Toronto, where she completed her thesis on gendered robot design. She is the author of the THE AQUARIUM (Dancing Girl Press, 2014) and THE GL.A.DE (Dancing Girl Press, forthcoming). She co-edits and contributes regularly to The Fuck of the Century, an online film/TV journal. She’s currently on the writing team of Gay Mean Girls, a short-turned-web series. Though named after a racecar driver, she has yet to get behind the wheel.

More Recent Posts