Review: “Raising King” by Joseph Ross

I have a confession: I was meant to write this review of Raising King in September. Time got away from me in this bizarre, pandemic isolation vortex we all find ourselves in, but in all honesty, I’m gad I waited to read this collection. Is there a more appropriate time for Joseph Ross’ manuscript than […]

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Catching up with author Morgan Christie

The season of celebration in the Little Patuxent Review community continues! Morgan Christie, whose short story “The Panther” appears in our Summer 2019 issue, has her first full-length short story collection coming out next month. These Bodies, which author MK Roney says are “written with empathy, subtlety, and just a little bit of magic,” will […]

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Concerning Craft: Form as engine

Chiara Di Lello is a writer, teacher, and native New Yorker whose work has appeared in Best New Poets, Noble/Gas Qtrly, Kissing Dynamite, and Yes Poetry, among others. Her loyalties lie solidly with public transportation, public art, and public libraries. Her lessons are peppered with Star Wars references. Chiara’s poem “how to end a decade” […]

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