The staff and extended family of Quill and Parchment would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for helping us achieve another successful year.
We wish you a wonderful new year filled with joy, inspiration and creativity.
*Happy Holidays*

Morning in Montauk by Sara Wadington


"The séance of felled cottonwoods and damp rotted soil"
She measures the skyline by footprints
by Lois P. Jones

"Among cornflowers and ocean"
Portrait of Åsa
by Lois P. Jones

"The way your shadow fills me with solitude"
Late Winter
by Lois P. Jones

"I no longer hear the hawk’s cry above the fields"
by Lois P. Jones

Dead Man's Cove ~ Looking East by Sara Wadington

"All a poet needs is a bridge above a bit of river"
Each Day a Gift
by David Matthews

"The flow of life stops each afternoon"
Desert Christmas
by Ed Bennett

"Amorous words spilled into the void"
Let me tell you what a cold splash of water feels like
by Christine Short

"Holding its breath"
December Day
by mm Season

"Shadows on a white-washed world"
by Mary Jo Balistreri

"As pink seeps into pale clouds"
Reclaiming These Hills
by Nancy Shiffrin


The Envelope Please
by The Content Editors of Quill and Parchment
announce the 2010 Pushcart Prize Nominations


Snowy Trail by Sara Wadington

I Once Had Wings
by Robin K. Ziebert

It's hard to swallow with a lump in your throat
by Sharmagne Leland-St.John

Snow Deer by Sara Wadington

The Oldest Hands in the World
By Daniele Pantano
Reviewed by Ed Bennett

Ice and Ocean by Sara Wadington

A third solo collection of poetry from Bulgarian poet
Pecho Kanev
Bone Silence

Snowy Blue Berry Bush by Sara Wadington

This is one of my favourite “open the fridge and just gobble it up” antipasti dishes.
Red Bell Peppers with Capers and Anchovies
from the kitchen of Sharmagne Leland-St. John

Looking for an interesting side dish to serve during the holidays?
Pearl Onions with Peas
from the kitchen of Sharmagne Leland St. John

Another inventive side dish to steer away from the traditional yet boring
Sweet Potato Nests with Escalloped Apples
from the kitchen of Sharmagne Leland-St. John

A coffee flavoured version of a Chocolate Egg Cream with Holiday Spirits
Kahlua Egg Cream
from the kitchen of Sharmagne Leland-St. John

Morning After The Storm by Sara Wadington

Winter in Montauk by Sara Wadington

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