Bio Note: I resumed writing after forty odd years in foreign intelligence and international sales. There've been over three hundred stories and poems published so far, and six books. I work the other side of writing at Bewildering Stories, where I sit on the review board and manage a posse of seven review editors.
In rare, random, wordless moments I can glimpse the rightness of things, the glamour of a beetle on a weed, the chest-seizing love for a child, the taste without taste of cool water. The over rushing glow is an instant, the afterglow perhaps a minute. But in that flicker I am at peace. A satori of seconds? A transient nirvana? In this interlude I neither know nor care
©2021 Ed Ahern
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