Courtney Angela Brkic
Courtney Angela Brkic is the author of Stillness and Other Stories and The Stone Fields. Her work has also appeared in Zoetrope, the Alaska Quarterly Review and Harper and Queen (UK). She teaches at George Mason University. 
Dec 01 2006
Gathering Up the Little Gods
She has always loved motion. When her legs stride beneath her and her hands cut the air she imagines the muscle and bone that produce her forward movement. She pictures them like a diagram from Grey’s Anatomy, a copy of which she keeps on her bookshelf at home.