April 29, 2009 / Creative Writing
A poem by Maureen McQuerry
Maureen McQuerry is a poet, author, and teacher. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in numerous publications including the Southern Review, Smartish Pace, and Quiddity. She is the author of the middle grade fantasy trilogy, which includes Wolfproof, Travelers’ Market and Destiny Stone. Her daughter really does have a green-cheeked Amazon that inspired the poem.