Midwest in Photos: Backyard 2

“We turn, make our way up the hillside to a leafless tree, twisted on the overhang with bloodpoison vines. I see how she wants to touch them, let them sting her blind, but she resists, holds my hand as the air breathes down our gullets.” –Jay Newman, “Walnut Beach,” Midwestern Gothic Issue 20

AshleyBethard-Backyard 2

Photo by: Ashley Bethard

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