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Mary Parker

Mary Parker has a three and a half-year-old autistic daughter. She is a horror author and journalist from southern Illinois. Her poetry has been featured in the Sirens Call e-zine, and her first novel will be published this year. A collection of short stories, Predilection, was published in 2009.

Love Needs No Words

Love Needs No Words

Big, blue eyes smile at me And little arms extend up, fingers outstretched Reaching for me, like I encompass the whole world – These things say more than a conversation ever could. You come to me, take my hand, and guide me To sit beside you And enjoy your favorite show Or just sit, holding […]

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