“I Like My Body More When it is Bruised” by Megan Ellis

by Dec 24, 2020Foglifter Features, Volume Four

Megan Ellis is a writer, editor, and graphic designer in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Her work appears in Seneca Review, Entropy, and elsewhere. She has also been a finalist in nonfiction contests from Redivider, Passages North, and Crab Orchard Review.

Interview with Chen Chen on “Your Emergency Contact Has Experienced an Emergency”

To celebrate Chen Chen’s latest collection of poetry, Your Emergency Contact Has Experienced an Emergency, Community Manager Misha Ponnuraju chats with the poet to talk about the changing seasons, the lineages of his poetry, and what plants can teach us about writing....

The Way Back : A Hybrid Chapbook by Edward Gunawan

Edward Gunawan is the second winner of the Start A Riot! Chapbook Prize: In response to rapid gentrification and displacement of QTBIPOC+ literary artists in the San Francisco Bay Area, and in celebration of these communities’ revolutionary history, Foglifter Press,...

Luther Hughes Interview on A Shiver in the Leaves

 In celebration of the release of Luther Hughes’ latest collection, A Shiver in the Leaves, Managing Poetry Editor Dior J. Stephens sits down with the poet to talk about craft, the wonders of Seattle, and X-Men, among other topics. A Shiver in the Leaves thrives...

Review: Jasmine Sawers’ The Anchored World

     Jasmine Sawers’ debut collection, The Anchored World, draws from the Bible, fairy-tales, folklore, Aesop’s Fables and many other sources for her atavistic, story-telling style. The journey-in-exile, the birth-of-the-King, the casting-off of the “fallen” woman by...

Sim Kern Interview on Real Sugar is Hard to Find

Sim Kern’s collection of short stories Real Sugar is Hard to Find is an unflinching look at the potential future(s) of climate change. With genres both the contemporary and the fantastical taking on topics from food shortages to reproductive rights to hazardous air...
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