Queen Mab and the Moon Boy, by Robert Miltner
You may recognize Queen Mab as a mythological Celtic figure, fairy bringer of dreams mentioned in Shakespeare. In the prose poems of Queen Mab and the Moon Boy, Queen Mab joins Vietnamese folk figure, Moon Boy, someplace on the threshold between daily reality and a modern day tarot deck in poems.
Robert Miltner teaches at Kent State University-Stark and is on the faculty of the Northeast Ohio MFA in Creative Writing program. The author of ten chapbooks, including Against the Simple (Kent State University Press), his full-length prose poem collection Hotel Utopia was selected by Tim Seibles as 2009 winner of the New Rivers Press Many Voices Project Book Prize.