The Burden of Survival
Marcelo Hernandez Castillo
The Eames House
No New Non-Fiction This Issue
Kristine Ong Muslim
Nothing, you say // in the language of your hunger
How I Got Here Again and Again; Speak of Beasts, Speak of Love, Speak of Nothing
Kyle K. Anderson
Moon-sung birds / Rise like countries
But we don’t speak about it in the kitchen. We let infidelity churn in wedding pots and knead curved skin like bread dough.
The Kind of Light I Give Off Isn’t Going to Last
Diana Marie Delgado
I heard your name, the wind said it first, then the trees.
I imagine / he’s trying to write something, a letter
Of Light and Cheese
Truth be told, I’m a cheesy guy / who falls in love with everything.
What Doves Bring
Sixty birds descending on a wire / sounds like the first time I shuffled cards.
Try A without capital, without apple without an arrow
Questions for the Woman I was Last Night, 2
Did the canary in your throat come out / screaming
Philip Rieff Writing a Letter to Susan Sontag, In the Middle of Divorce Proceedings; Death at Twelve
Sleep and age make the same smell in your mouth.