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Letter from the Editors
Aleksandra Hill, Kanika Agrawal, Rowan Morrison, Zhui Ning Chang, Isabella Kestermann, and Sachiko Ragosta

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Coming soon: excerpt of Liar, Dreamer, Thief and an interview with its author, Maria Dong!

Interview with Naseem Jamnia
Questions by Aleksandra Hill

Excerpt: The Bruising of Qilwa
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Fiction
Bride of the Gulf
Danai Christopoulou
 

Mothership Connection
Melissa A. Watkins

D. K. Lawhorn
 
Phong Quan
 
 
Simo Srinivas
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Category: Issue 2.2

Fiction

Where Secrets Lie

Alice’s father wants to kill the snake he finds in a crate of bok choy. But Alice sets the snake free into their family home, one more secret for its rotten walls to keep—until, finally, they can’t hold any more.

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Fiction

The Scumbling

Eliza’s mother was a talented artist without much time for family—until she died. Now, she needs Eliza for her last shot at fame, whatever the cost. “The Scumbling” is a haunting tale of ghosts, family, and broken love.

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Fiction

Sin Eater

Adam keeps his grandmother’s restaurant afloat by serving sins illegally purchased from a nearby prison—but when a customer sends back a dish, Adam is faced with questions he’s not sure he wants to answer.

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Fiction

Banhus

Alice meets a man who loves languages, who consumes them as one would a delicious meal. She’s happy to teach him the Yiddish she knows—but he wants more. “Banhus” is about language, conquest, and finding freedom.

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Editor

Letter from the Editors

Dear Readers, We blinked, and somehow it’s time for another issue! Before we tell you all about it, we want to share an incredible announcement:

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