INSTINCTS #29: ‘Ming Dynasty Cats’ by Mary Soon Lee

Poetry time! Please enjoy the latest work by one of our favorites, Mary Soon Lee. MING DYNASTY CATS Mary Soon Lee Who guarded the northern borderof the Middle Kingdom?Who patrolled the Long Wall,marched its myriad miles? Soldiers, yes, but what of them?Mere men, mere smell-lame men,night-blind, tailless, clawless,heedless of the Empire’s peril. Cats the first and... Continue Reading →


Submissions for Insignia 2022: Best Asian Speculative Fiction are now closed. Thanks to everyone who has submitted stories. Responses will go out by Friday July 8th. Good Luck! OPEN CALLS: We are always open for poetry submissions. Please read the criteria carefully.

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