Aziza Barnes is blk & alive. Born in Los Angeles, Aziza currently lives in Oxford, Mississippi. Her first chapbook, me Aunt Jemima and the nailgun, was the first winner of the Exploding Pinecone Prize and Football basketball betting[…]
Erika L. Sánchez?is a poet, essayist, and fiction writer. She is the author of poetry collection?Lessons on Expulsion?(Graywolf 2017) and?the young adult novel?Brown Girl Problems?(Knopf 2017). Her poetry ?has been published in?Guernica,?diode,?Boston Review,?POETRY?Magazine.?She has also […]
Venus Hottentot in a convex mirror
an interior coagulation of disembodiment.
They say that men are more visual & it
is true I can’t see myself from behind.
Can’t curate the archives of these cave walls
paintings drawn with moist fingers and firm hands. […]