Concerning Craft: Poetry and the Promise of Resurrection

Safe in their Alabaster Chambers · Emily Dickinson Jenny Hykes Jiang’s poetry has appeared in Arts & Letters, Caesura, Tule Review and elsewhere. Raised in rural Iowa, she has taught English as a Second Language literacy skills in Asia and in several regions of the United States. Currently, she lives with her husband and three […]

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Meet Our Contributors: Q&A with Stephanie Dupal

The Public Garden at Pontoise, Camille Pissarro, 1874 Stephanie Dupal is a Franco-Canadian trilingual writer and associate professor who teaches composition and literature in Virginia. Her work most recently appeared or is forthcoming in Fiction International, Cerasus Magazine (UK) Little Patuxent Review, GRIFFEL (Norway), Storgy Magazine (UK), The Stonecoast Review, Eastern Iowa Review, Broad River Review, Orca, a Literary Journal, and Maryland Literary Review, among others. She is […]

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Meet Our Contributors: Q&A with .chisaraokwu.

“Storm Over Biafra,” by Ben Enwonwu, 1972. .chisaraokwu. (she/her) is an Igbo American actor, poet, and healthcare futurist. Her work has appeared in many journals, including Glass, Berkeley Poetry Review, Midnight & Indigo, Cutthroat, the New England Journal of Medicine and Obsidian. She has been awarded fellowships and writing residencies in the US and in Italy, including […]

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Spotlight on Alicia Mountain

“Writing comes out of this life lived, the sensory details, the doubt, the microwaved dinner, the weight of your jacket, the joy, the car payment, the lonely shower, the movement of your body. Everything you do away from your notebook or keyboard is writing. Even if it fills months or years, you can make use […]

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Concerning Craft: Why Do We Tell Stories?

The Rev. Elizabeth Felicetti is the rector of St. David’s Episcopal Church in North Chesterfield, Virginia, and holds a Master of Fine Arts in Writing from Spalding University and a Master of Divinity from Virginia Theological Seminary. Her work has appeared in numerous publications including The Christian Century, Modern Loss. A recent essay, “Armed” appears in […]

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