Fiction by Alexandra Watson
Fiction / Issue 7

Fiction by Alexandra Watson

Criminal “Love is never better than the lover. Wicked people love wickedly, violent people love violently, weak people love weakly, stupid people love stupidly, but the love of a free man is never safe.”     —Toni Morrison, The Bluest Eye   The winter I move back to my hometown—, degree-bearing, jobless, staying at mom’s—I’m remembering why … Continue reading

February/ March Nonfiction Editor Spotlight: Vanessa Martir
Issue 7 / Nonfiction

February/ March Nonfiction Editor Spotlight: Vanessa Martir

Vanessa Mártir, our nonfiction editor for February and March,  is a NYC based writer, educator and mama. She is currently completing her memoir, Relentless, and chronicles her journey in her blog: vanessamartir.wordpress.com. A five-time VONA/Voices fellow, Vanessa now serves as the organization’s Workshop Director and the newsletter editor. Her essays have appeared in The Butter, … Continue reading