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Mermaid Tears

Whalley, J-A (2006) Mermaid Tears. Island Magazine, 105 . pp. 118-125.


Glass tumbled smooth by the action of wave and tide, each small shape mimicking the roll and glide of water. I hold them in my hand, small pools of salty wetness jewel-bright in the early morning sun. Drops fall from m y palm onto sand, slowing as the water drains between the slightly parted channels of my fingers...

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Publisher: Island Magazine Inc
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