Sly and the Family Stone's 'Dance to the Music!'
"Guzel..." He called her beautiful before his mouth closed and his eyes narrowed. I ordered two shots of viski. I was above lust in a crowd. Instead I encouraged the love Simon consumed and Ishmir conserved, like any valid voyeur. ”
—E Maria Shelton Speller, Explode: Epic Poetry -- "Istanbul"
Author E. Maria Shelton Speller, spent the early part of her career in the United States Air Force; BSFA with honors from Northeastern University is a member of ZICA Creative Arts and Literary Guild and Boston’s own Zone Poets. Published by Arula Records...