This selection comes from the collection How Darkness Enters a Body by Sarah Nichols, available from Porkbelly Press. Order your copy here. Our curator for October is Tausha Fouts.
Sarah Nichols lives and writes in Connecticut. She is the author of seven chapbooks, including Little Sister (Grey Book Press, 2018) and Dreamland for Keeps (Porkbelly Press, 2018.) Her poems and essays have also appeared in Dream Pop Press, Drunk Monkeys, Memoir Mixtapes, and the RS 500.
Tasha Fouts is the 2018-2019 SAFTA Writer in Residence at Firefly Farms. She received her MFA from Bowling Green State University. Her work has appeared in Salt Hill, Bateau, Glass, Birds Piled Loosely, and Small Portions. She is a co-founder and an editor at Packingtown Review and hosts the podcast Getting Drunk with Writers.