Fiction 2017 / Spring 2017 / Uncategorized / Volume 47

Horses—Bill Vernon

A series of storms trapped him inside so long, he envied the animals’ freedom to roam in their pastures. Within a day he felt like King Tut, Cincinnati Zoo’s silverback gorilla, whom he identified with, pacing back and forth in a cage. He was full of oats, as his farmer-father and mother used to say. … Continue reading