Taryn King

Taryn King is a MFA student at Lindenwood University. She lives on the Eastern Shore of Maryland with her husband and son.

Stories by Taryn King

If I Know a Song of Africa

Illustrated by Sayantan Halder

With a sigh, we wrap our arms around each other, heads bent together, and watch the waves of the ocean carry our dreams out to sea, knowing that someday they will wash up on the shore of a land that once called us its own. In those moments when we are ripped away from one reality …