She mumbles into tubesand silver scissor.They cuther hair:on the floor old dull needles. I think of my motherbraiding my hairhalf-asleep, her fingers weavingin the dark. Above the floor area mother’s fingers moving in andout of the silver hair. The nurse sweepsit into a bucket, the hand’s ghost,the girl’s hair, their endlessinexorable braid. by Brittany N. Jaekel Brittany is currently…
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Featuring: Issue 101, published January 2022, features works of poetry, flash fiction, short nonfiction, and photography by Shannon L. Bowring, Ash Margaret Cheatham, Susan Michele Coronel, Doug Dabbs, Luciana Francis, Jeremiah Gilbert, Carol Hamilton, Peggy Hammond, Ceinwen E Cariad Haydon, Richard Holinger, Joanne Jagoda, Alicia Byrne Keane, Marina Klutse, S. Frederic Liss, Pete Madzelan, Tiffany Mi, George Moore, Stephanie Parent, Paul Rabinowitz, Lisa Rigge, Lori Rottenberg, Rikki Santer, Terry Sanville, Claire Scott, Patricia L. Scruggs, Jose Varghese, Richard Weaver, Sheryl L. White, Thomas Reed Willemain, B.J. Wilson, Sally Zakariya, Denise Zubizarreta.
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