Shaken by Lauren McBride

Lauren McBride finds inspiration in faith, family, nature, science, and membership in the SFPA. Nominated for the Best of the Net, Rhysling and Dwarf Stars Awards, her poetry has appeared in dozens of publications including Asimov’s, Abyss & Apex, and Fantasy & Science Fiction. She enjoys swimming, gardening, baking, reading, writing, and knitting scarves for troops.

Image credit: The concrete poem by the author forms the backbone of a tree while the abstract background art is of the fall leaves (desktopnexus).