Charity Gingerich

Charity Gingerich is from Uniontown, Ohio, where she currently teaches literature and creative writing (part-time) at the University of Mount Union. She taught writing at West Virginia University from 2008-2013, where she also obtained her MFA. Her poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Arts & Letters, Quiddity, Redivider, Ruminate, The Kenyon Review, among other journals. She was a 2016 Tennessee Williams Scholar in poetry at the Sewanee Writer’s Conference. When not writing and teaching, she sings with various choral groups.

Calling All Shadows

The birds on the brown-and-floral wallpaper in the kitchen at the old folks’ home are someone’s idea of parakeets in repose. Again and again, they stare over one wing at a trailing vine, or look straight ahead at a huge …

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