Jenna Le is the author of Six Rivers (NYQ Books, 2011), which was a Small Press Distribution Poetry Bestseller. Her poetry, fiction, book criticism, and translations have appeared in AGNI Online, Barrow Street, Bellevue Literary Review, Massachusetts Review, and elsewhere. She lives in New York City.
This month's poetry is by Jenna Le. The poem starts out whimsical enough, with a title that is nearly misleading, but the imagery turns grim by the end, making the reader wonder what the poem might really be about.
-- Karissa Chen, Fiction & Poetry Editor