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Don't Miss Lateef Dameer's 'Departure/Return'

Joanna C. Valente is a human who lives in Brooklyn, New York. They are the author of Sirs & Madams, The Gods Are Dead, Marys of the Sea, Sexting Ghosts, Xenos, No(body) (forthcoming, Madhouse Press, 2019), and is the editor of A Shadow Map: Writing by Survivors of Sexual Assault. They received their MFA in writing at Sarah Lawrence College. Joanna is the founder of Yes Poetry and the senior managing editor for Luna Luna Magazine. Some of their writing has appeared in The Rumpus, Them, Brooklyn Magazine, BUST, and elsewhere. Joanna also leads workshops at Brooklyn Poets. joannavalente.com / Twitter: @joannasaid / IG: joannacvalente / FB: joannacvalente


Don't Miss Lateef Dameer's 'Departure/Return'

You Need This Queer Playlist in Your Life

Here’s a queer-themed playlist full of music by LGBTQ-identified musicians and/or songs that explore identity and sexuality:

You Need This Queer Playlist in Your Life

Listen to Angelo Colavita's Playlist for His Collection 'Flowersonnets'

Angelo Colavita lives and writes in Philadelphia, where he serves as Founding Editor of Empty Set Press and Associate Editor at Occulum Journal. He is the author of two chapbooks of poetry — Flowersonnets (ESP 2018) and Heroines (ESP 2018) — with work appearing or forthcoming in the Operating System’s ExSpecPo series, Pigeon: A Radical Animal Reader vol. 2, Dream Pop Journal, South Broadway Ghost Society, A Witch’s Craft, Luna Luna Magazine, Yes Poetry, Apiary Magazine, and elsewhere online and in print. Follow him on Twitter @angeloremipsum and on Instagram @angelocolavita.

Listen to Angelo Colavita's Playlist for His Collection 'Flowersonnets'

10 Records You Need to Write Along With

Stephanie Valente lives in Brooklyn, NY. She has published Hotel Ghost (Bottlecap Press, 2015) and waiting for the end of the world (Bottlecap Press, 2017) and has work included in Susan, TL;DR, and Cosmonauts Avenue. Sometimes, she feels human. http://stephanievalente.com

10 Records You Need to Write Along With