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Leaving Home

Translated from the original Chinese by Jianan Qian and Alyssa Asquith   The old men liked to say that our village was our world. I couldn’t accept this, and from the beginning, I felt that I…

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Three Poems from Maša Torbica

Anni Mirabiles Gnawed women warned me: love is something spiteful spat at us by the stars. Lust, a spit we tie ourselves to turning    grinning    crisping    for a brief feast. Wide-eyed, I watched people slice…

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