• Judith O'Connell Hoyer


Time collapses on itself in this short poem about what is left and how the experience of a traumatic event has changed the speaker.

Author Biography

Judith O'Connell Hoyer

Dear Poetry Editor,

I am a retired school psychologist living in Wayland, Massachusetts. My poetry appears in anthologies and has been published in journals that include the Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine, Avocet, Loch Raven Review, Boston Literary Magazine, Naugatuck River Review, The Worcester Review, Pudding Magazine, Off the Coast, Skylight 47 (Irish) and Small Portions.

 My chapbook "Bits and Pieces Set Aside," will be published by Finishing Line Press in February 2017.



Judy Hoyer



How to Cite
Hoyer, J. O. (2018). Inheritance. Ars Medica, 13(2). Retrieved from