This selection comes from Tanya Singh’s book Heaven is Only a Part of Our Body Where All the Sickness Resides, available from Ghost City Press. Purchase your copy here! Our curator for this selection is Hali Sofala-Jones.
Tanya Singh is a non-binary poet, essayist & editor from Chandigarh, India. They are the author of Heaven is Only a Part of Our Body Where All the Sickness Resides (Ghost City Press, 2018). Their work has been recognized by the Times of India, Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs, among other places. They are the founder & editor-in-chief of The Cerurove, an arts & literary magazine. They believe in kindness.
Hali Sofala-Jones is a Samoan-American writer. She holds an MFA in Poetry from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and a Ph.D. in English from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Her poetry appears in Nimrod International Journal, The Bitter Oleander, CALYX, and elsewhere. She lives and teaches in Milledgeville, Georgia.