The Lark
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The Lark

A Trip into the Unknown

In escaping loss they found love

They wondered who lived in these houses spread across the vastness. Photo credit: Catherine Dunn-Gilbert

Her daughter climbed onto the bench beside her. Twisted her body up close. Stretched an arm around her mother’s back.

Molly sighed and gave her little girl a shove. “Please. I need a break. You’re killing me.”

Esmerelda shifted away. Stared into the bay that spread in front of their picnic table. The seven-year-old…

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Catherine Dunn

Catherine Dunn

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