Jenny Butler

Whitby

 

What is your favorite line from your featured piece in The Ginger Collect?

“The thought came to her that the stars we see are dead, having exploded long ago or faded away like the wishes of youth. Wishing upon a star is death upon death.”

 

Who is your most beloved author?

Many, but if I had to pick one it would be Joyce Carol Oates.

 

Do you have a favorite quote from this author?

“I never change, I simply become more myself.”

 

What inspired your piece?

My piece was inspired by a recent visit to Whitby, England and by various personal experiences.

 

You can read Jenny Butler’s piece in Issue Three of The Ginger Collect: Prospect Hill.