This boy has no desire to walk backward into the waiting arms of the hungry beast that eats dreamers, oddballs, outcasts, and freaks.
About Laura Schulkind
Poet and writer Laura Schulkind is an attorney by day, where she is entrusted with others’
stories. Through fiction and poetry, she tells her own. Her chapbook, Lost in Tall Grass,
was released in May 2014 (Finishing Line Press). Her poetry and fiction has appeared, or is forthcoming in many publications.
Her published work can also be seen on her Website, along with musings on why “lawyer-poet” isn’t an oxymoron. She and her husband divide their time between Berkeley and Big Sur California. Her two grown sons continue to inspire her.