Jeri Thompson thrives in Long Beach, CA where she spends much quality time with herself and her Trikke (Scarlett Birdie) riding along the beach bike/Trikke path. After resuming writing after a 25-year hiatus she is soon to appear in Pearl Magazine (fall 2014). Also find her in Silver, Green and Summer Anthologies from Silver Birch Press and Carnival Lit Mag, Volume 4. Nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2014. She is a CSULB graduate (1983) in English/Creative Writing.