GloMag GloMagMay2019 - Page 93

THIS JUST IN (an ekphrastic dizain based on Louisiana Zombie Afternoon by Jenn Zed) Dateline, Louisiana, 10th April: After months of zombie hunts and wrangling, the Morton Salt Girl finally went postal. In jade silhouette, a pigtail hanging charmingly free and the left hand dangling along her skirt’s pleats, she grips a pistol. An ocular sun rises and haloes her head in black-red ombre. Burning pot rises from the joint she holds. Her feral victims, in unseen gore, have all been shot. 93