was first published in The Kenyon Review.
Author Stephen Perry,
MA, is a poet; he's been teaching creative writing for 20 years, currently
at UCLA and Long Beach City College. He lives in Los Angeles with his
wife, social psychologist Dr Susan K Perry.
Photos are from The
Tomb of Senneferi © Nigel Strudwick 1997-2002 and The
Theban Royal Mummy Project presented by William Max Miller
The author tying
his shoes at C S Lewis' grave