i came upon him in the dawn
at the edge of a wood
the werewolf moulting his form

half-buried in the leaves he turned over
and showed a face so full of pain
that i fled crying
 

Jaime de Angulo


Kater Murr's Press, London, 1998.  Edition of 200 copies.
Reprinted from The Old Coyote of Big Sur: A Life of Jaime de Angulo, Gui de Angulo, Stonegarden Press, Berkeley, 1995.
Copyright Gui de Angulo, 1995, 1998