Dislocation by Verity Sayles

By Verity Sayles


Verity Sayles's nonfiction is forthcoming in Proximity, and has appeared in Crab Creek Review, Under the Gum Tree, First Class Lit, and elsewhere. Originally from New England, she earned an MFA in nonfiction from Oregon State University in 2016, served on the board of 45th Parallel, and fell in love with pine trees. She now lives in Seattle, where she teaches English and creative writing at an independent high school.


Dislocation is featured in the latest print edition of The Normal School: Volume 10, Issue 2.

Femme Fatale by Felicia Rose Chavez

By Felicia Rose Chavez


Felicia Rose Chavez is a digital storyteller whose work features regularly on National Public Radio. She holds an M.F.A. in creative nonfiction from the University of Iowa. Former Program Director to Young Chicago Authors and founder of GirlSpeak, a literary webzine for young women, Felicia teaches creative writing and new media as a Riley Scholar-in-Residence at Colorado College. Find her at www.feliciarosechavez.com.