by Kaycie Hall

Linea Nigra – Jazmina Barrera

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The fragments on the page show the reader what it is to try and create time in the newborn days.

Gentlemen Callers – Corinne Hoex

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These men are anonymous outside of their professions and even their professions serve only to creatively appease female desire.

Tides – Sara Freeman

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The sparsity of text keeps the reader at a remove from Mara, as she is trying to keep herself at a remove from her own mind.

Subjects We Left Out – Naomi Washer

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I found myself particularly interested in the way that Washer uses the act of translation as a means of not just moving from one language to another but as a way to understand or translate another person.