Under the pines, afternoon
slowly drifting into September
a young couple lightly touch
fingers, murmur encouragement,
take turns walking the trembling line.
About the Poet
Mary Rohrer-Dann writes and paints in State College, PA. Recent work has appeared in San Antonio Review, Vita Brevis, Flash Fiction Magazine, Literary Yard, Literary Heist, and other literary sites. Her collection, Taking the Long Way Home, is forthcoming from Kelsay Books in Dec 2020.
For the first time in nearly five years, Vita Brevis is closed for submission. Read the full story here.