the lovely heads

With beautiful, simplistic artwork and storytelling, Melanie Furtado has crafted an illustrated story zine that follows the intriguing life cycle of the lovely heads.


may found lovely heads bloomed
with hair of fragrant nectar

whose scent did draw
a flock of moths
to feast on
such sweet locks

and dawn found them bald and bare,
dark eyes filling at the loss of their hair-

The Lovely Heads (Victoria, BC)
$6.00 / art/lit zine / half-legal / 16 pages / 2010