On a Sunday, in the Other, fish were showing me
what is light of passage.
Two had golden eyes.


We were flying, happy, transformed into one body,
towards the surface of the deep
of the world ocean.


The summer night was whiffing into me.
At last, I said to it: You are right.
I have a good life.


Margarita Serafimova has published two collections of poetry in Bulgarian, Animals and Other Gods (2016) and Demons and World (2017).

Jennifer Matthews’ poetry has been published in Nepal by Pen Himalaya and locally by the Wilderness Retreat Writers Organization, Midway Journal, The Somerville Times, Ibbetson Street Press and Boston Girl Guide. Jennifer was nominated for a poetry award by the Cambridge Arts Council for her book of Poetry Fairy Tales and Misdemeanors. Her songs have been released nationally and internationally and her photography has been used as covers for a number of Ibbetson Street Press poetry books and has been exhibited at The Middle East Restaurant, 1369 Coffeehouses, Sound Bites Restaurant in Somerville and McLean Hospital.