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 104, published October 2022, features works of poetry, flash fiction, short nonfiction, and photography by Elizabeth Allison, Christine Arroyo, Gary Lee Barkow, Teja BenAmor, Paula Marafino Bernett, V.A. Bettencourt, MD Bier, Christopher Paul Brown, Brian Builta, A. Cabrera, Robert Carr, Connor Doyle, Janine Harrison, Cathy Hollister, K.L. Johnston, Carella Keil, Eleanor Kowol, Sheree La Puma, Quincy Gray McMichael, J. Bradley Minnick, Nigel Paton, Patrick T. Reardon, Jim Ross, Deborah Sherman, Danielle Shorr, Kimm Brockett Stammen, Rachel Stempel, Stefan Sullivan, Rodrigo Toscano, Nick Visconti, and Jean Wolff.
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