Fiction & Contemplation in Maine

Fiction & Contemplation in Maine

Tag: rain

Dark Shadows and Storms [short story]

Dark Shadows and Storms [short story]

By Corissa Haury “Mom?” I call throughout the house. She doesn’t answer the usual, “I’m home!” I call out when I return from my best friend’s house in the evening. Over the water, the sun is setting, and I knew she would be cooking up dinner. That is, she […]

Wander in a Cemetery [short story]

Wander in a Cemetery [short story]

by Corissa Haury My sister and I wander amongst the veterans’ graves on a rainy day in May. The cemetery is bigger than I had originally thought; so much so that we will get lost on the way out, but I don’t know it yet. We […]

Melancholy Casco Bay [poem]

Melancholy Casco Bay [poem]

Melancholy Casco Bay  by Corissa Haury melancholy casco bay in summer rainy in deep green summertime landscapes edged with lustrous leaves and rich, thick underbrush dripping, dancing with the soaking breezes, bright birds sing to each other, flit brush to branch the sea crashes on the […]

watch the downpour coming onward

watch the downpour coming onward

~ corissa e. p., may eighth, twenty-thirteen a.d. dedicated to l. percer, because she loves new england.   watch the downpour coming onward trudging forward, never fading watch the droplets turn to streams that join to rivers, glass windows skating   watch through windows, people run […]