Lori A. Claxton draws inspiration from folklore, fairy tales, & the natural world. She feels at home in forests & books and has been known to get lost in both.
Five hundred years is a long time…long enough, perhaps, to forgetan impermanent rest in flame — a quincentennial…
I learned youngthat the terrifying thing about beingis the inevitability of somedaynot being
I am an iron-wingèd thing.One day, when enough of mehas rusted away,I will be light enough to fly.