Rina Palumbo

Rina is a writer who lives and works in Laguna Beach California. She came to writing later in life after a career as an academic. Rina wrote short fiction and is currently working on a novel.

Stories by Rina Palumbo


Illustrated by Monica Johnson

As she walked through the tall grasses of the meadow, her elongated shadow following her progress and slicing the sunlit greenery, Marietta stopped for a moment, her eyes scanning the ground below. Her long black hair, dressed hurriedly into a bun, was starting to loosen, and she placed an offending strand behind her ear in …