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What Remains Between What Is and Isn’t Said: Peter Markus Interviewed by Zach Davidson
When Our Fathers Return To Us As Birds 4

A poetry collection that probes the complexities of grief.

What Remains Between What Is and Isn’t Said: Peter Markus Interviewed by Zach Davidson
When Our Fathers Return To Us As Birds 4

A poetry collection that probes the complexities of grief.

Closure Exists When We Accept Ambiguity: Meg Duffy Interviewed by Esmé Hogeveen
a photography studio portrait of a nonbinary white person with brown short hair and a white loose long sleeve shirt standing with their body facing left and arms wrapped over their face peeking toward the camera.

The singer-songwriter behind Hand Habits discusses their latest album, Fun House.

Two Poems by Andrea Abi-Karam
Book cover of Villainy by Andrea Abi-Karam includes a black and white tarp all folded together

Excerpts from the collection.

A Healing Vortex: Taja Cheek Interviewed by Stephanie Berzon
Lrain By Jason Al Taan 1

On the grief, softness, and spiritual mania of L’Rain.

Two Poems by Joyelle McSweeney
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Danielle Evans by Jamel Brinkley
Portrait of author Danielle Evans. The photograph is tinted pink.

In Evans’s first interview before the release of her new and unintentionally prescient collection, The Office of Historical Corrections, she discusses humor, power, and replicas of the Titanic.

Searching for Origin Stories: Karolina Waclawiak Interviewed by Diane Cook
cover of Life Events by Karolina Waclawiak

On trying to pre-grieve, the expansiveness of the desert, and writing the book she wanted to write.

Get Out of That Pain: Tori Amos Interviewed by Joe Vallese
Photo of Tori Amos on the Piano.

The musician on her new memoir, how the muses showed up to help her write about grief, and the power of creativity during pandemic times.

The Imprecation by Kathryn Scanlan
Book cover of The Dominant Animal by Kathryn Scanlan

A short story from the collection The Dominant Animal.

Kinds of Desire: Lily King interviewed by Francesca Giacco
Writers & Lovers

On the individuality of grief, demystifying the creative process, and the right time to tell a story.

Prageeta Sharma and James Thomas Stevens
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On a visit to the New Mexico Museum of Art, two poets grapple with questions of performed authenticity and settler poetics, while analyzing depictions of the American West.

Angela Schanelec’s I Was at Home, But… by Anthony Hawley
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Much silence fills the exquisite visual tableaus in German filmmaker Angela Schanelec’s I Was at Home, But…

This Broken, Jarring Thing: Enda Walsh Interviewed by Tadhg Hoey
Grief Production 14

The Irish playwright on grief, adaptation, and the possibilities of form.

From Vincent and Alice and Alice by Shane Jones
Vincent And Alice

We’re walking through the centered skylight spaces of the mall. I drop back on the cloud-white floor tiles, holding my phone up to record a video. Beautiful in its own way to watch in reality, but when I replay the video, following Alice into a store selling soap, the video doesn’t show Alice, only oval shaped air heat-trembling at the edges. I replay it three times, shocked each time when I’m unable to see her.

One Piece: Essay (Panic Angel) by Brook Hsu
Brook Hsu Panic Angel 1

The artist talks about the genesis, composition, and execution of a recently completed work.

From Imagine Wanting Only This by Kristen Radtke
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Kristen Radtke is the managing editor of Sarabande Books and the film and video editor of TriQuarterly magazine. She lives in New York. Imagine Wanting Only This is her debut book, out in mid-April from Pantheon.

Moon Over Quabbin by Michael Coffey

The woman is in Iowa now, I hear. She moved there with her husband shortly after, and now she sees.

Kenya (Robinson) by Lee Ann Norman
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Kenya (Robinson) reflects on the end of her MFA program and becoming a professional artist.

Bough Down by Karen Green

The doctor wears his pink shirt with the sleeves rolled up.

Ralph Lemon by James Hannaham
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“The reason I am writing fiction is so that I can tell the truth from a vantage point that allows me some space.”

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