M. F. Beal

  • Joining Up

    Charlie Jack needed samething, or someone, committed to him, and the Army might be the answer. All he had, to do was pass the physical, something he’d tried before and failed. The author, a 1960 graduate of Barnard College, has lived for the past six years with her novelist husband, David Shelzline, and two small children in a forest ranger’s tower in the Oregon woods. This is her first published story.