A Hex, With Bees


“A Hex, With Bees”
Tesseracts 18: Wrestling With Gods, 2014 (fantasy poem)

“Read the trigrams to divine which treetop the dark-sweet goddess lairs”

2015 Prix Aurora Awards Finalist for Best English Poem/Song


Tony Pi’s “A Hex, with Bees,” structured around the I Ching, is the book’s best single piece.  —Publishers Weekly

Tony Pi’s poem, “A Hex, with Bees” describes a deeply spiritual ceremony of worshipping bees, in order to protect the land from rapacious loggers and other environmental predators. —Amazing Stories

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