Close to Troy, Montana a grove of Western Red Cedars grows.
Giants eight feet across and nearly two hundred high; some, four centuries old.
Wood nymphs exist here, surely – lovers transformed to timber by a spell.

two smooth tree trunks that look like human bodies intertwined

Sara King comes new to creative nonfiction composition. Her first published essay “Surreality in the Exit Row” appears in Microfiction Monday Magazine. Originally from England, Sara lives in retirement with her husband among the mountains of south-western Montana.

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