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.
More from Issue Nine:
- The Place That He Can Never Return To
- The Cyclops
- The Girl with Many Names by Kristin LaFollette
- Three by Deb Scudder
- The Mourner by Louise Burgess
- Margot by Marni Appleton
- Pebbles on a Shore by Lynne E Blackwood
- blindfolded minds by Rachel Hawkins
- Phantom habits by Blakeley Bartee
- Dementia’s Mantra by Mike Ferguson
- Pack Animals