These six word stories were written in response to the textile bird clamp, an item from Europe that is at least a hundred years old. Thank you to all of the contributors, most of whom were WCSU MFA students and alumni.
*Rest your wings/ at my table.
*Heavy wings riding on corkscrew dreams.
*Clamp grips/ Beak clips/ Suspending silk
*Europe’s melting Pot: Function married Grace
*She whispered goodbye to the sparrow.
*CLAMP! Screw to tighten/ never rusts.
*Avian c-clamp/ calculating cuts/ apparel expert!
*My songs all drowned in iron.
*Open, Close, I am not hungry.
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