“Sometimes the only remedy for a piece of writing is a fire.”
This month’s newsletter features Why We Chose It by International Editor, John Kinsella, a podcast with Lauren Redniss, and much more!
“Without reading, I don’t think I would have any desire to be a writer.”
Volume XXXIX | Number 2
Selections from our latest issue available now:
Poetry by Paul Hetherington and Jaya Savige;
A story by Paddy O’Reilly;
And an excerpt from a story by Brenda Walker.
Or was I in my marriage bed, stuffed with hay, or
was I in the field between the plants’ burrs and hard globes
of dust in sun, or was I on the ice floor, or was I in a river
as I pushed you from my body. Once I brought you here
The baby is by itself on a blanket. Expanse of grass, expanse of gray sky. The man flinches, and the flinch becomes a little shiver, a shiver of disgust almost.…
Before I die, which, you know, could happen—who can say when?—which could, for that matter, happen, for instance, right in the midst of my sitting here writing this, I would…
Featuring Why We Chose It by International Editor John Kinsella, the Science Writing Symposium at Kenyon, and more!
This month’s newsletter features Why We Chose It by Associate Editor, Sergei Lobanov-Rostovsky, a podcast with Solmaz Sharif, and much more!
Why We Chose It by Associate Editor Kirsten Reach, the Winner of the Grodd Poetry Prize, and more!