Mimi Cocquyt

The Moonshiner and the Truth: Part One

By Mimi Cocquyt / February 19, 2021 /

The second installment of The Literary Incident of Margaret Lowry An Open Page Series by Mimi Cocquyt             “Rum and Coke, please.”             Margaret blurted out the request the moment she sat down at the hotel’s bar. She fished through her purse and slapped a twenty-dollar bill on the counter.             “Heavy on the rum.”…

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Animal Reveille

By Mimi Cocquyt / November 6, 2020 /

“The devotion and courage of animal heroes on the battle fronts of the world.” – Richard Dempewolff, Animal Reveille. Animals are sentient beings; they feel the same emotions we feel when we are faced with something as awful as war. They feel compassion, love, and fear. Yes, you may have heard about the war dogs…

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A Ghost in Time

By Mimi Cocquyt / October 10, 2020 / Comments Off on A Ghost in Time

Margaret Lowry used the butt of one cigarette to light another. She stood staring down at the blank pages scattered on the bed. She was daunted by them.

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