Sharon Claybough | The Sun Magazine

Sharon Claybough

Sharon Claybough lives in Boulder, Colorado, where she cleans houses for a living while working on a novel. She has two grown sons and a partner with his brain stuck in 1862.

— From December 1992

The Door

She climbed the little trail to her cabin, her mind weary, each step pulling at her energy. But the sight of the door took her breath away. Something filled her, swept through her body singing. She went toward it slowly, then ran her two hands over every inch.

December 1992


Earnest says he is going out for a drink. Becky knows that he knows she knows.

December 1988
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