As the water drains, the sink’s last rasp
sounds like my father, clearing his throat.
Even when he’s away, I still hear him
in the bowels of this house.
About the Contributor
Hazem Tagiuri is a London-based writer, and editor of Whisker, a pocket-sized magazine of new poetry and short fiction.
The Body Artist - Don DeLillo
A fleeting, haunting novella, a masterclass of reduction, the unknown; how grief wracks the body, how loss summons spectres of its own.
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- Give Sorrow Words by Anna Vaught
- Pull me in by Melissa Fu
- Variations on Girl with a Red Balloon by Tessa Torgeson
- Written in Advance by Nathan Fidler
- Mrs Fox by Marian Womack
- Tomorrow by Vivienne Burgess
- The Kulaks Of Chelsea by Tadhg Muller
- Some Kind Of Happiness by Heidi James
- Dust Covers and Margins by Jennie E. Owen
- Sitting, Standing, Mending by Alison Jean Lester
- Ghosts by Catherine Mitchell
- And I was filled with such delight by Catherine Edmunds