“Bradley! Bradley!” A mother’s voice called and the boy vanished like a wisp of smoke, surreptitiously, into the deepest dusk of the woods. The sun waned. The air festered with wanton entities, unseen. She felt him –his flesh, his breath. The despoiling rushed over her like a spell. She bore it, a branding.
My latest(Hartford Courant) on 3 and 4 year olds being “plucked from the land of creativity and corralled into the land of common core values and high stakes testing.”
Due to its length, editor, Branden Hart of Empty Sink Publishing, proposed serializing my story, “Fugue”. I agreed, of course, so the first half will be in the December issue and the second half in the January issue.
“Coveted” was accepted by editor, Peter Jelen of BareBack Magazine and it will appear in the November issue.
It is wonderful to know my stories found homes in two fabulous literary and arts magazines and will sit alongside other like-minded artists.