The Next Book

Illustration 13 from the Graphic magazine seri...

Illustration 13 from the Graphic magazine serialisation of She. The picture depicts She moving to embrace the Flame of Life that bestows immortality, with Holly, Leo, and Job cowering on the ground. Drawn by E. K. Johnson; published January 1887 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

We open the page,
We smell its pulp,
Words are life,
Life is words,
Transgression,
Fear not,
Hope in the letters…