He thought I was someone else
But they all do
Mazzy Sleep is a 10-year-old from Toronto, Canada, who began writing during the pandemic. She has written over a thousand dark fantasy/horror poems and short stories, as well as two feature screenplays and a novella. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Rattle Young Poets Anthology, The Margins (Asian American Writers’ Workshop), Maudlin House, Defunct Magazine, Jellyfish Review, Queen’s Quarterly, and elsewhere. Mazzy was commended by 2021 T.S. Eliot Prize winner Joelle Taylor in the Waltham Forest Poetry Competition. In her spare time, she watches weird cinema, horror films, and Japanese anime. mazzysleep.com.
Art: MPTV.net Public Domain ALT A black and white photograph of a young actor from bygone times holding a mirror to the side of her face
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