Naomi Jeffery Petersen | The Sun Magazine

Naomi Jeffery Petersen

Naomi Jeffery Petersen lives in Lakewood, Washington, in her thirty-seventh and last house, with her first and last husband, and an evolving number of children. When she’s not writing lesson plans and hall passes, she writes fiction.

— From April 1996

Warm Regards

Three-year-old Jersey Lem leaned forward and rested his chin on his tan, plump forearms, which bridged the handlebars of his tricycle. There was an invisible force field that ran between the last square of concrete sidewalk and the driveway of the house next door.

April 1996
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