Russell Persson

An Excerpt from The Way of Florida

The sharp oyster beds cut into the feet and to move in the water is a slowness. There is a quiet around you there. The sun is almost welcome. Is almost a wanted sun up above the window of the sea you wade through the bending sights below all bended and rippled you pass a hand through that waterpane and see your arm take an angle to the oyster there...
Russell Persson

Russell Persson

Russell Persson lives in Reno, Nevada. His work has appeared in The Quarterly, Unsaid Magazine, 3:AM Magazine, and New York Tyrant. The Way of Florida is his first novel.