Jennie Stephenson

Jennie Stephenson is a junior at Grand Valley State University, in Allendale, Michigan, with a major in animal biology.

Articles by this author:

  • The Ghost of a Chosen Legacy

    The ghosts of a chosen legacy
    curl in rattling whispers, echoes of that
    tarnished triumphal exodus rendered by the cleavage
    of a foreboding sea and heralded
    through the inciting song of Miriam.  
    The Israelite root hacked down, defiled
    and tormentingly grafted in the crucible promise
    of a pagan adopted daughter to a widowed Mara,
    the gleaner only rescued by the bestowed favor of a kinsman redeemer,  
    his honor bound by the threads of marital covenant.
    The tangled ancestry unfurling to seize