Forest Song

[This story will appear in a collection of shorts for Varanasi Sage, due out July 1, 2019.] I opened the door, welcomed by early morning light peeking around clouds, caressing the world. Unseen doves proclaimed the day’s arrival in trilling coos. Oaks stretched in wild formations. Brown grasses stood defiantly against their drought deaths. The distant… Read More Forest Song

Glamsient

glamsient glam–zee–uh nt —adjective luxury of time, money, material or freedom that is not lasting, enduring, or permanent luxury of time, money, material or freedom that exists briefly, lasting only a short time  —noun a transient person whose lifestyle balances poverty and homelessness with free or habitual indulgence in or enjoyment of freedom, adventure, pleasure, delicacy… Read More Glamsient