Volume 9 Number 1

They Dig Up Oliver Cromwell’s Body to Publicly Hang It, 1661

Jeter’s World History report has taken a turn. Marty is gone again, so it’s my job to sit in the kitchen and make dinner and…

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The Call of the Gulls

MUSIC

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Dear Estranger

I’ll never send this. I’m writing it on my phone from a cafe, looking out at the same beach in one of Grandma’s old photos…

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Colors Dreams Stone

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Dear X,

Remember that time with the search warrant? I was cocooned in your warm mania in the house you built us, happy as a sky. You…

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Music of Ferns

MUSIC

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Bone Creek

Bone Creek runs east of the house. In summertime, a cracked dry mud covers it for a quarter of a mile, looking like an imitation…

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Gypsum and Ash

MUSIC

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Regarding the Owls

I marveled at the thin path the deer cut from the lake, through the field, along the crooked teeth of the fence, past the stiff…

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Cutting to the Chase

MUSIC

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