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A Quarterly Journal
Jeffrey Woodward, Founder & Owner
Ray Rasmussen, General Editor

Volume 12, Number 3, September 2018

Tom Painting
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Winter Wonderland

The last thing we want to do is upset her, so we leave the volume turned up on the game show. She dozes off, only to awake with desperation on her face. Where am I? she pleads. Who’s that handsome man? she asks, looking at me, her daughter’s husband. Suddenly she is alert. Felix Bernard, she blurts out, having answered the question before the contestants.

deep snow
the conical hat
of the garden gnome



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