Produce (from July 26 edition)
The girl in my womb cries wolf through ten days of false labor. Overfilling her space, I realize this is only her first rebellion. Already she measures me, and feeds on my spirit from her tendril. My grandmother fed generations from a root cellar,...
Deborah Quigley Smith
FreeVerse (Fine Poetry for Citizen readers)
Deborah Quigley Smith has published poems in Melic Review, Long Pond Review, Sequoya Review, and Poetry Miscellany, as well as other print and online journals. She has an English degree from Harding University and currently lives with her husband in Quigley's Castle, in Eureka Springs.