Old Business,
by Vanessa Haley

Slow tumult, then tumbling with the river’s currents, eels darkening remainders of daylight, the snapping turtle sequestering its own swamp of sorrows, damselflies–hyacinth needles

Vanessa Haley

Vanessa Haley, formerly associate professor of English at Mary Washington College, is now a psychotherapist. Her poetry and literary criticism have appeared in a

CPR Volume 14-2

October, 2012 Table of Contents   Anne Champion, Snapdragons Brenda Yates, Pond, Water Lilies & Meadow Kristin Mason, Dissecting Owl Pellets in Fifth Grade