Emerges from a dreamy gateway;
Emerald wings catch wind;
Young girls sing below,
Oak leaves, chestnuts,
He sails above dancers;
Esmond returns through the gates
The dragon rests once more;
Sandy DeLuca bes involved in the small press for the past five years. Her poetry, fiction and art have been published and/or will be published in various publications such as: Space and Time, The October Rush Anthology, The Mirrors in Flames Anthology, Eotu Magazine, The Edge Tales of Suspense, Sam's Dot Publishing and The Wicked Verse Anthology in which Sadny's poem "Girls From the Seventies" received an honorable mention in Years Best Horror and Fantasy. Her poetry chapbook,
Burial Plot in Sagittarius, was a finalist for the Bram Stoker for poetry award in the year 2001. Sandy's poetry and short story collection, Paths of Destiny, was released by Double Dragon Publishing in 2003. Her novel, Settling in Nazareth, was also published in late 2003. This book has just made the premliminary ballot for a Bram Stoker award.
At present Sandy is working on a new novel which is in its final draft and some of her paintings will be on display in the New York City area this summer (2004).
Visit Sandy DeLuca's web site.
Published by permission of the author.