Ashley Mayne

Wolf Diorama

to overlook the glass eyes
the resin tongues
Gunflint Lake

on someone’s tracks
whip stitches
dogs on ice
here where there is no danger

do northern lights make the sound
of fire or paper
or make you think of
the last time you were


Ashley Mayne’s work has appeared in Fence, Post Road, Juked, Peripheries, Blight Podcast, Metambesen, and elsewhere. She is one of the creators of Crystal Radio and edits fiction for Fence.

Malasaña | Hudson, NY| Cargo Collective | Portland, ME | 2021