Silencing sentient beings
The fish were paper thin and rawboned. Silver scales transparent in the light. Vertebrae visible.
Tiny black eyes—all open—stared into tangled kin.
Images of mass graves spooled through her mind: Spanish Civil war, Korea and Vietnam, the Argentinian and Chilean coup D’états, the Rwandan genocide, the Holocaust—bones bleached white, ulnas and tibias gone awry, ribs and pelvises gaping, empty.
When, where, what
- 12/01/2017 at 18:53 at 107°
- 12/01/2017 at 04:49 at 250°
- Distance from object
- Moon does not pass meridian on this day