| Authors | Jeff Burt
Jeff Burt lives in Santa Cruz County, California, where the Birdman lives.
Stories by Jeff Burt
Postcard for ArizonaIllustrated by Kristy Lankford
Cori stepped into the desert in the winter in Arizona. It was her last day of vacation and everything appeared dead. As she passed a saguaro cactus, she noticed the right spoke pointed toward the earth. She heard a snicker and turned back. The right spoke now pointed skyward. She passed an armadillo. “A large version of …
He Eats SparrowsIllustrated by Daniele Murtas
He eats sparrows. He positions himself between the wall to the mobile home park and the hawthorns and stays quiet, motionless. Then his hand goes from thigh to knee, rises from his jeans, and snatches. He’ll eat three or four, says there’s not much meat on a sparrow but after the feathers and the beak, …