Poetry from Ruby Rorty

Streaky shadow along a beige wall

Photo: Agatha Create


I want to put on a lampshade and light up the room. All my stories will become shadow acts:
rabbit and coyote, rabbit and coyote.


Ruby Rorty is a writer and health researcher in Chicago, IL. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in hex literaryGone Lawn, and EcoTheo, among others, and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, as well as the Best of the Net and Best Microfiction anthologies.

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