Diana Peach takes the proverbial silver dollar for guessing the line I took verbatim from the story of a high school classmate's doomed marriage in my short story "Siren Song."
I am very pleased to share that my short story, "Siren Song," has been published by Adelaide Literary Magazine. Please read on, and I'll tell you all about it! The Inspiration The inspiration for the story was a conversation between a high school classmate and me about the breakup of his youthful, ill-advised marriage. I … Continue reading #Publication: “Siren Song”
My Review The poems in Elizabeth Merry’s collection, Minus One: The Story of a Life, are rich and nuanced with the fluidity of time and memory. I found myself rereading a number of them, each time with a new layer of meaning revealed. Minus One is the poetry of paradox: death in life visible in … Continue reading #Bookreview: Minus One