Issue #2: Warzone (May 2016)

Contributors -

Click on the contributors' names to read their pieces. Some are excerpted, some are available in full.

Jennifer Percy - "OPs, LPs, IPs, and TPs"

Jennifer Percy is the author of the nonfiction book Demon Camp (Scribner, 2014) which was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Pick and a New York Times Notable Book. She’s a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. Her essays have appeared in the New York Times, Harper’s, Esquire and The New Republic, among other publications. She lives in Brooklyn and
teaches writing at Columbia.

Greg Jackson - "The Park"

Greg Jackson’s work has appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Vice and the Virginia Quarterly Review. His first book, Prodigals, was published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in March.


Justin Taylor - "Alana Claims Her Birthright"

Justin Taylor is the author, most recently, of the story collection Flings. His work has appeared in Harper’s, The New Yorker, and Bomb. He lives in Portland, Oregon and @my19thcentury.



Nadia Owusu, the Mountain View MFA Student Contest Winner - "The Other Side of the Wall"

Nadia Owusu is a Brooklyn-based writer and urban planner. She grew up in Rome, Addis Ababa, Kampala, Dar-es-Salaam, Kumasi and London. She is a degree candidate at Southern New Hampshire University’s Low Residency MFA in Fiction and Nonfiction. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in the Huffington Post, Catapult, and the Nonprofit Quarterly.




The Anarchist in Me: An Interview with Justin Taylor