Book Review of Where the Crawdads Sing

Synopsis: A coming-of-age, mystery, heartbreaking love and nature story. A young girl, Catherine Danielle Clark, (Kya) experiences painful loss as one-by-one her family leaves her alone in the marsh—first her mother, then her brother, Jodie, and finally her drunk father. Known as the “marsh girl” by the townsfolk, Kya learns about the marsh, while befriending [...]

Empty Chair

An empty chair in the room,which once held the gentle laughof his blue-eyed gal,gone wandering amongst the stars. Vacant stare gripped the chair,willing her to fill his wishes.She laid the blueprints for their life,oblivious of stolen time. Damaged womb, refused to conceivetheir combined good, bad, and mediocrity.But his life was full with hisdark haired lover [...]