Sections of “The Woman of Water Dreams” appeared in different versions in Tandem, Volume II: The Complete Second Season of the Lit Slam (Tandem: Poems of San Francisco’s Lit Slam, Volume 2).
A version of “Sometimes Too Hot the Eye of Heaven Shines” first appeared as a chapbook from Inconvenient Press and Radar Publications.
© 2015 Ryka Aoki
All rights reserved. Published 2015
Printed in Toronto
Published by Biyuti Publishing
Cover: Melanie Gillman