Over 3 decades ago, kerry rawlinson emigrated to Canada from Zambia with husband & children, leaving behind innocence and artistic and literary aspiration to nurture both a family & design-drafting career. Recently relocated to the Okanagan, she is watering the dormant seeds of her ambition into full bloom. Poetry with artwork in: Lantern Journal; Prospective: A Journal of Speculation; 3Elements Review; Unshod Quills; War, Literature & the Arts. Photo-artwork in Qwerty; Centrifugal Eye. Poetry published or upcoming in: Midwest Quarterly; ditchpoetry; Kind Of A Hurricane Press Anthologies “Sun and Sand” and “Tic-Toc”. Winner of Postcards, Poems & Prose “drawkcaB” Contest, kerry was also a winner in Ascent Aspirations Poetry Contest and a finalist in the Mississippi Valley Poetry Contest.