Issue 13 Summer 2018 HANIF ABDURRAQIB is a poet, essayist, and cultural critic from Columbus, Ohio. His poetry has been published in Muzzle, Vinyl, PEN American, and various other journals. His essays and music criticism have been published in The FADER, Pitchfork, The New Yorker, and The New York Times. His first full length poetry collection, The Crown Ain’t Worth Much, was released in […]
Tori Grant Welhouse
TORI GRANT WELHOUSE is a Wisconsin poet, writer, and photographer. An active volunteer with Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets (wfop.org), she’s a co-collaborator on Bramble Literary Magazine. Her poetry has most recently appeared in Sky Island Review, New Midwest Poetry, ROAR, and Blue Heron Review. More at www.torigrantwelhouse.com.
Where do you come from? He doesn’t mean my address. She’s a Yank. She can’t help it. We meet in the Bird in Hand. The jukebox and its revelations. I pull pints in a shop window. He tells me later about my ass and the deal with a candle. The dampest cold pervades. I have […]
INTERVIEWS Hanif Abdurraqib interviewed by Ruth Awad Joy Is Not Promised to You ESSAYS Joshua Bernstein The Gospel of Dearth Tom Larsen The Nightmare Next Door Jerome Richard Good and Decent People Janette Schafer The Miracle of Ordinary FICTION Eric Barnes Time Space Thomas Jacobs The Death of Z Ignacio Ortiz Monasterio Fighting for His […]