Writings by: Lisa J. Parker

This author has written 4 pieces

Cleave

The world makes no distinction between the knife that parts the wall or sorts the army your heart has built, or the one that makes room and way for love, that open space we fill with nights by the creek or sprawled on quilts to watch the Perseids fall above…

Passing of Grief

Your desert boots in the corner of the closet, slump against hardwood where you left them by the door, where I left them by the door, that cracking sound they made when lifted from that hard, still place, something giving way. Canoe through Shenandoah current where