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Cherry Tree


A National Literary Journal @ Washington College

Issue Two

The stump is a platform of blond wood / in the gray winter… / It is a door into the underground of old summers.
- Donald Hall, “Stump”

The Stump
 is where our contributors stand to read their work aloud to the wide web-audience. Below are audio recordings of select contributors reading their poems, stories, essays, and literary shade from the pages of Cherry Tree.

  • Lesley Wheeler reads…

    Listen to the poems “Perimenopause” and “This Has Gone On Long Enough” read by the author herself.

     

  • Emilia Phillips reads…

    Listen to the poem “Apostrophe in Oregon Hill” read by the author herself.

     

  • Jennifer S. Cheng reads…

    Listen to an excerpt from the creative nonfiction piece “in between such shadows” read by the author herself.

     

  • Katie Berger reads…

    Listen to Katie Berger read from two sections of her chapbook Swans.

     

  • Laura Madeline Wiseman reads…

    Listen to the poem “Studs” read by the author herself.

     

  • Sally Rosen Kindred reads…

    Listen to the poem “An Aftermath” read by the author herself.

     

Listen to readings from Issue 1 »