by Maureen Moroney

I’d tell my own story if I had a good handle on it.
(I don’t.)
Instead, I tell pieces when they feel tell-able,
and I hold space for the mess.


Maureen Moroney is a queer enologist/microbiologist who lives in central Iowa. She never fully decided what to be when she grew up. Her work can be found in The Bond Street Review and The Pandemic Issue of Backchannels Journal. Wine/food/science/Star Trek nerds can find her at https://www.facebook.com/MMWineScience/