Evelyn F. Katz


We sat in our staggered middle ages
As teenagers with only a car to know
Each other.
Our fingers threaded
A coffee and cream macrame
Listening with middle-aged teenage angst
To the soundtrack of us, on auxiliary
Until my battery died.


The most dangerous woman is an unapologetic funny woman.  This is Evelyn F. Katz—a writer whose voice is both humorous and haunting.  Her work has appeared in Indolent Books What Rough Beasts, The Voices’ Project, Coffee Shop Poems, Tell Us A Story Blog, Leisure…Dinner with the Muse Vol. III, First Literary Review East, New York Writers Coalition The Journal and BEAT Gen Anthology.