In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Lynn Melnick’s poetry and the music of Constant Mongrel, fiction by Troy James Weaver, and more.
In our morning reading: interviews with Sarah Gerard and Oneida, news from multiple NYC bookstores, and more.
When I decided to curate and edit A Shadow Map: Writing by Survivors of Sexual Assault, I knew it would be some of the most important work I’ll ever do. Being able to create a safe space, a space where survivors could share their stories and fight stigma and raise awareness not only on what sexual assault is, but how the aftermath stays with you forever, was paramount to me as a survivor myself. It was, and still is, a […]