Semi-Naked Cake, a haiku by Robyn MacKinnon at

Semi-Naked Cake

written by: Robyn MacKinnon



semi-naked cake

living in the upside down

did cowboy paintings



The illustration:  Created with marker, paper clippings, Modpodge, and black brush pen on Bristol paper.
Clippings: The Cowboy painting features Orville Peck, as featured in the December 2019/January 2020 issue of Exclaim.
The dancing cake has two sources. The cake – a menu/program from Grafton Street Dinner Theatre. The cake’s legs – leaflet from Dance Spirit magazine, featuring an image of the cover of the October 2009 issue. The dancer’s name is Ida Ida Saki.

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