Jerry Oglethorpe | The Sun Magazine

Jerry Oglethorpe

Jerry Oglethorpe is a writer who lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

— From September 1988
Fiction

The Flag-Draped Coffin

Oron flanks left with the small platoon of formally dressed sailors, all in ceremonial blue wool, all armed with parade M-1 rifles. The overcast sky is ashen on this mid-November day, and the wind pulsates bleakly over this little land of the dead.

September 1988
Thank You Your donations helped to keep our ad-free, nonprofit magazine in circulation last year, funding everything from production to distribution. Learn how you made a difference last year. Learn More