Eve and Eden

Eve and Eden Mama is a Hyde Park Herald classifieds road stained and speckled with dust She wears her front page bobbed to style dances in a beaded gown of birth announcements all of them whispering promises Th

  • Title: Eve and Eden
  • Author: Crystal Lynn Hilbert
  • ISBN: 9781311693990
  • Page: 111
  • Format: ebook
  • Mama is a Hyde Park Herald, classifieds road stained and speckled with dust She wears her front page bobbed to style, dances in a beaded gown of birth announcements, all of them whispering promises The quietest one the only one that matters wallflowers it in a two penny slot of a wrinkled up corner.WANTED MAGICIAN S ASSISTANT, it reads, NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.Small as thMama is a Hyde Park Herald, classifieds road stained and speckled with dust She wears her front page bobbed to style, dances in a beaded gown of birth announcements, all of them whispering promises The quietest one the only one that matters wallflowers it in a two penny slot of a wrinkled up corner.WANTED MAGICIAN S ASSISTANT, it reads, NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.Small as they are, those six words birth a brand new woman A finger dropped blind on the page gives her a name Just like that, Evelyn Hale sidles into the world and into the city, her face shaped for sadness and her dark curls bobbed for jazz.She had a name before Evelyn, of course A name for empty cupboards, for catalog dresses sewn and re sewn for a half dozen others, the calico flowers wilting in every wash A name for a woman stood barefoot in the bathroom, lost hair licking her toes and rusted scissors hissing at her chin.A name for a woman with chaos bubbling at the back of her clenched teeth, shadows clotting in her throat, flooding her chest until the force of them leaked from her eyes, her nose, the beds of her fingernails, and their drumbeat howling told her go, run, now Of course she had a name before Evelyn.But Evelyn had nothing before she had a name.Her mama is a newspaper The story goes like this

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      Published :2019-06-20T13:11:31+00:00

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    1. Crystal Lynn Hilbert

      Crystal Lynn Hilbert haunts the forgotten backwaters of Western Pennsylvania and subsists mostly on old trade paperbacks and tea She lives with her husband, two dogs, a cantankerous calico, and a towering pile of books that may consume the house any day now.

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