Artwork from Mnemosyne’s Carcass, a zine I published in 2005 with my original illustrations and some creative non-fiction rambling.
The first scan is of the cover and back cover of a black and white ‘zine/chapbook. The cover is an inked drawing of a pale woman with pale hair. The title is “being fey #4” and the subtitle is “MNEMOSYNE’S CARCASS”. On the back cover is a poem in heavily stylized font. This is the poem:
“This is for Mnemosyne
the Goddess of Memory
whose sullen carcass lies in my
riddled by the carrion birds
of elusive Time
so that my Ever-Present is
assaulted by the stench
of her rotting immortality
here’s to you, Mnemosyne!
only broken bits
At the bottom of the poem there is a logo of an eye bursting out of stitches and the words “NEKUSIS PUBLISHING”.
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