Inside the Well,
by Rebecca Aronson

Darkness is only a small part of the problem. Your vision works fine—you’ve tested it in daylight. But now you are underground on dusty earth that was once underwater like the seafloor. And as in the desert that was once a seafloor there will be remnants for the observant. A smell, say, where water-soaked walls … Continue reading Inside the Well,
by Rebecca Aronson

Rebecca Aronson

Rebecca Aronson’s first book Creature, Creature won the Main-Traveled Press poetry book contest and was published in 2007. Her poems have appeared in Tin House, the Georgia Review, Cream City Review, Mas Tequila Review, Quarterly West, and others. She lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where she teaches writing and enjoys the mountains.