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Interview with Gayle Brandeis

Interview with Gayle Brandeis

Gayle Brandeis grew up in the Chicago area and has been writing poems and stories since she was four years old. She is the author of Fruitflesh: Seeds of Inspiration for Women Who Write (HarperOne), Dictionary Poems (Pudding House Publications), the novels The Book of Dead Birds(HarperCollins), which won Barbara Kingsolver’s Bellwether Prize for Fiction in Support of … Continue reading


Casandra Lopez’s Eclipse: Albuquerque 2012

Eclipse: Albuquerque 2012 Brother is my eclipse. The perfect sun                                                 and moon alignment, one body covering another. I wish my body more fierce, a shield                                                 to cover Brother on bullet night. My one great regret, is an insect–colonizing me from inside                                                 out, eating at my brain and heart. Investigate this: How do I walk around … Continue reading