Campus Units

English

Document Type

Creative Writing

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

2014

Journal or Book Title

On Second Thought: Sense of Place Issue

Abstract

As we were packing up the Chevy with my things for col lege, Father handed me a checkbook from the Stock Growers Bank. It looked odd and official in his hands-legal, even-and nothing like the buckets of milk or the hay bales or any of the other things of agricultural that I usually saw him carrying around. Inside the plastic navy blue cover, tucked into the crease, was a stack of bound checks with my name on them...

Comments

Originally published as “Carte Blanche.” On Second Thought: Sense of Place Issue. North Dakota Council on the Humanities, 2014: 36-44. Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner

Debra Marquart

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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