Rose Skelton

Rose Skelton is working on Homescar, a collection of short stories set on an island in Scotland where she is from. The collection-in-progress has won an Elizabeth George Foundation grant and the Larry Levis Fellowship for Fiction. Her work has been published in Four Way Review and Waxwing. She was previously a freelance journalist in west Africa. She now lives and gardens in Texas

Little Starts

When my wife and I marry in autumn, the seasons are all wrong. On our Philadelphia rooftop, spinach sprouts in the heat of late September. . .