A nurse clicks my arm to the line in the middle of the Magicians first season a group of college kids portal through Brooklyn–– Have you considered spiritual healing? my eyebrows crunch together Like ayahuasca? He nods shrugs over his shoulder no one’s listening Sometimes the disease is a spiritual problem that night he leaves the kids on TV find Fillory the magical world from a children’s book and the nurse never returns.
Amy Bobeda holds an MFA from the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics where she founded Wisdom Body Collective. She is an editor of More Revolutionary Letters: A Tribute to Diane di Prima. Her work can be read in Entropy, Vol1 Brooklyn, Denver Quarterly and elsewhere.