by Greg Schwartz
marching through the woods
haggle over the price of something
the elf just stole
Greg Schwartz is the staff cartoonist for SP Quill Magazine. He is a member of the Haiku Society of America, the Horror Writers Association, and the Science Fiction Poetry Association. Some of his poems have recently appeared in Talebones, Illumen, and Modern Haiku.
What do you think is the attraction of the fantasy genre?
I think the attraction of the fantasy genre is escape. Just like going to the movies, it's a great way to get away from the normal everyday problems and situations, and lose yourself in something completely new and foreign.