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 […]
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. […]