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The Lark

There’s Always Something In the Woods

Part 4 — the ways our parents love us

Photo by Geran de Klerk on Unsplash

October 29, 1944, continued from Part 3, Part 2, & Part 1

For a second, I stood perfectly still — shocked, disoriented, as Fiadh steadfastly chewed the white bark of the willow dyed red with Marguerite’s dried blood. I saw her only in profile, the narrow point of her chin…




The Lark shares fictional short stories and poetry

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Danielle Loewen

Danielle Loewen

she/her | reader | queer feminist | recovering academic | body lover | gamer | poet & fabulist

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