Elongated Figures by Tom Whalen,fiction, paper, 32pp. ISBN 0-87376-069-7 $4.00
He thought first of the races, the hooves and mud burned into the air, of being blinded by the sun, his tiny hand lost in the sweat and history of his father’s. Music came and went through the rooms, he followed, the course it took as best he could …That voice always always that voice, did he hear it now? Yes. It came and went with the days. Rafters sliced the light that fell at his feet.