I think our only recourse it to acknowledge that everyone’s grief is their own, immeasurable.
I want to give readers room to be imaginative within the space of my stories. We’re cocreating a story together as writer and reader.
No matter the genre, we have become known for curating boundary-pushing writers and for our fiercely punk DIY aesthetic.
America is the angel that the book is trying to wrestle with, and so, it’s constantly needing to reinvoke and readdress America.
Fish are an important symbol in Libyan folk art and can be found as carpets and textile decoration throughout the Arab world. They are a symbol of renewal and a sign of abundant livelihood and fertility, and a good omen for the bearer. The red eye in the fish is a talisman to protect from envy and evil.