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My work can be found in REAL: Regarding Arts and Letters, The Jabberwock Review, The Emerson Review, Storyglossia, The MacGuffin, Confrontation, Passages North, SmokeLong Quarterly, elimae, wigleaf, Pank, New Delta Review, and Gargoyle #57, among others. One of my stories has been translated into Farsi by Asadollah Amraee, and many others by Jalil Jafari, two of which have been published in the Iranian journal, Golestaneh Magazine. Currently, I'm an Associate editor for Narrative Magazine. In 2011, I was awarded the Carol Houck Smith Contributor Scholarship for the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference.

Thursday, March 03, 2005

For a Friend

On Death:

A SHEET OF PAPER

No coming, no going,
No after, no before.
I hold you close,
I release you to be free;
I am in you
And you are in me.

--Thich Nhat Hanh

1 comment:

Myfanwy Collins said...

This is beautiful. I'm going to keep it with me. Thank you!

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