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An Outlook, Split Rock Review.                                                                 

Verdurous Sentence, Cumberland River Review.                                                    

Musical Notations, Mudlark.


“Botanical Garden,” Kudzu Review.

“A Road Song (for You),” The Café Review.

"On the Way," Three Nations Anthology.


  An afternoon breeze. The tidal water retreats––mudflats gleam and pucker, boulders hunker against a tumbled cloud-sky. And now the gulls come, claim the rocks with their unmelodious shrieks. Single-minded, they wait. Her own days are ambitious, her dreams troubled. And her chores––hanging laundry, splitting wood––don’t ever feel conclusive.