posted Apr 8, 2006

I conjure Juanita, a caterwaul so physical for one instant you could mount and ride off.

Sally Ashton is the author of Her Name is Juanita, These Metallic Days, and Some Odd Afternoon. These poems appear in Some Odd Afternoon, which is forthcoming from BlazeVOX.

Ashton is editor of the DMQ Review, and blogs at Poetry on a Stick.

We’ve published five more poems by Ashton: “Donkeys also make good guard animals.,” “Same donkey, different blanket.,” “Christ,” “Litany,” and “This Lonesome.”