Elias Simpson is currently a graduate student in creative writing at Virginia Tech. He tried to grow up in Iowa. Recent publications include a photograph in Honey Land Review, and poems in San Pedro River Review, Antigonish Review: Grow-Op, and Lucid Rhythms. He is editor of the upcoming online arts journal Toad.
**These ten “vignettes” are intended to be produced separately on long scrolls, and stored inside empty spice containers.**