Glimmer: Within the Trio

Interior of Trinity College, Dublin © James_Jester

"Within the Trio" by A.L. In the tense silence, a tremor passes from each soldier to the next. “Engage!” Discordant mayhem engulfs the cry. Within the swarm, sight conquers, deciphering enemy from ally. Two allies swirl around the advancing center that is me. Focusing past them, I track then disarm fragments of the enemy. In… Continue reading Glimmer: Within the Trio

Glimmer: Voices Left Behind

Illustration of flowery symbols in a chickadee

"Voices Left Behind" Nonfiction by A.L. My father-in-law was told after a war injury that he would never walk again. He walks. My aunt was told that she died years ago. She lives. I have known people who believe that once broken, one is broken forever. Yet I heal. Don’t listen to the voices that… Continue reading Glimmer: Voices Left Behind