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A Quarterly Journal
Jeffrey Woodward, Founder & General Editor
Volume 9, Number 2, June 2015

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Elizabeth Crocket
Burlington, Ontario, Canada


Frozen

I am about to climb the Queen's Staircase in the Bahamas, hand carved from stone by slaves. The sun is scorching and the air is thick while I rest briefly on one of the steps, absorbing the coolness of the rock under my hands. My eyes fill with tears as I feel the power from so many years ago.

hidden waterfall
steam rises
from the roar

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