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A Quarterly Journal
Jeffrey Woodward, Founder & General Editor
Volume 8, Number 2, June 2014


Priscilla Van Valkenburgh
Liberty, Utah, USA

Bus Stop

The kiss draws my eyes to them. She reaches for his face with both hands and pulls him to her. Long, lingering, deliberate. He bends down to the stroller, kisses the baby, turns away and slumps onto the bus. Crying. The young woman's face, contorted. The only empty seat left on the bus is next to me.

early frost
the sunflowers
droop inward



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