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A Quarterly Journal
Jeffrey Woodward, Founder & General Editor
Volume 8, Number 1, March 2014


Thomas Chockley
Plainfield, Illinois, USA

A Good Read

She sent me a copy of her new book. Ruminations really. Short, inspirational passages from her journal. Each one an insightful lesson she had culled from her daily walks.

sunset slides
behind winter pines—
a car in flames

I remembered the year and places she described. We were seeing a marriage therapist every week. At the end of the year, we divorced. My journal was not for publication.

remains of night
the crunch of feet
on frozen grass



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