Illustration © Eric N. Peterson


Priggish juridical
Antonin Scalia
Thought that he knew
What the founders opined,

Freely configuring
Firmly convinced
That his will was divine.

Karen Greenbaum-Maya is a retired clinical psychologist and German major, and two-time Pushcart and Best of the Net nominee. Her first full sentence was, “Look at the moon!” Collections include The Book of Knots and their Untying (Kelsay Books) and the chapbooks Burrowing Song, Eggs Satori and Kafka’s Cat (Kattywompus Press).

Eric N. Peterson is from Atlanta, Ga. He’s been drawing cartoons all his life. He leans towards the absurd, imaginative, and the surreal, as that’s where all the flavor is.