Clara by Nelson Lowhim
Approx. 14,800 words.
Published on January 23, 2012 by
Clara watches as her husband is lowered into the ground. Tears fall from her cheeks onto the dusty African earth. With her husband's body lies a terrible secret.
Should she tell her son?
As she retraces her steps to find an answer, she realizes that everything she thought she knew may have been the problem to begin with.
This version includes an excerpt from Tree of Freedom.