The Captive

Ellen Huang

This poem has previously appeared in Bowery Gothic.

Ellen Huang (she/her) is an ace writer of many vibes, from progressive devo to fairy tale to horror comedy. She reads for Whale Road Review and is published in 80+ places such as Amethyst Review, Periwinkle Lit, Royal Rose, the aurora journal, Ink & Nebula, Bowery Gothic, Lanke Review,and X-Ray Lit, among others. She lives in San Diego with her pan roommate. For more of her magic, follow: