Mr. Z opened the door to a preacher of the One Truth: the man in a hat looked around the room.
LAURIE MARSHALL is an award-winning writer and artist working in Northwest Arkansas. She’s a reader for Fractured Lit and Longleaf Review, and her words and art have been published in Emerge Literary Journal, Stanchion, Bending Genres, Twin Pies Literary, and Flash Frog, among others. Connect on Twitter @LaurieMMarshall. Buy her a chai latte on Venmo @LaurieMarshallCreative.
In the terracotta urn,
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