Leia Wilson was told by wizards at Truman State University that if she boiled in a pot: gummy worms, cloves,
iridescence of a small creature, one kidney of same before-mentioned small creature, and three ounces of a particular mother’s ambition—she would be able to manipulate the world. Then they taught her about power and the ways people use it. And they gave her language. And now look what they have made.
because it is a rose she said: other flowers have twelve decimal places, but a rose: a rose only has 4—easier to remember and sometimes inventive when dangerous is a necessary verb: when is dangerous a necessary verb.