his brush-stroked / countenance / and plaster-backed / powder blue / dress coat / dragged down / into the crypt
by Alexandra Orbuch on August 6, 2022August 5, 2022
To telescope, we begin with 300 words, then slice the word count in half for each successive section. We stop when the numbers stop dividing evenly. This week, eight Nass writers telescope the word “echo” (echo, echo). Lucia Brown At … Read More
by Alexandra Orbuch, Amaya Dressler, Audrey Zhang, Kate Lee, Lara Katz, Lucia Brown, Sierra Stern, Tommy Goulding on April 17, 2022April 17, 2022
“stars and stripes / color the flag of my birth country / and I am found buried in the pages / of its history”
by Alexandra Orbuch on March 27, 2022March 27, 2022
One writer searches for clarity and finds mindfulness.
by Alexandra Orbuch on February 27, 2022February 27, 2022
“If I don’t stop and take moments like this for myself, they will never take shape.”
by Alexandra Orbuch on February 20, 2022February 20, 2022
“I didn’t have too much faith in technology to bridge such an enormous distance gap. There was no way that crackling audio or pixelated video could rival the warmth of human presence.”
by Alexandra Orbuch on November 7, 2021November 6, 2021
“Jacob and / the angel / jostling in the / subway car”
by Alexandra Orbuch on October 31, 2021October 30, 2021
“Now / she / shrouds / her / s k e l e t o n / in / oversize / d / sweatshirts.
by Alexandra Orbuch on October 10, 2021October 9, 2021
“so entwined /they appeared /one fruit / blossoming from / the green earth”
by Alexandra Orbuch on September 19, 2021September 18, 2021
Bot check: What is the name of the res. college that begins with an M?