Fiction

Second Simone

In Sarah Rupp's new story, doppelgänger lovers Simone and Second Simone meet at a dive to plan a day of getting high to the soundtrack of extinct bird calls. The night takes a dangerous and bloody turn (but for who?)...

SPELL FOR SURVIVING YOUR MFA

by Kyla Jamieson After Joni Murphy and Morgan Parker   Pressure to produce writing that will be appropriated as cultural capital by the institution (“MFA alumna _________”) will push you into yourself, press your tongue to the roof of your...

MARLBORO LIGHT

New fiction from Dora Šustić takes on the rituals that bring mothers and daughters together

D

A couple with the same name navigate the shifting boundaries of their domestic arrangement. A short story by Josée Aubin Ouellette