Abby Manzella

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Abby Manzella is the author of Migrating Fictions: Gender, Race, and Citizenship in U.S. Internal Displacements, winner of the Society for the Study of American Women Writers Book Award. She has published with Literary Hub, Colorado Review, The Rumpus, and elsewhere. Find her on Twitter @abbymanzella. 


Cover Photo: a night sky hanging above a dirt road, with a car perpendicular to the road
In the After

We stayed warm and near to each other around the crackling flames. That’s how we continued on.

Jan 27, 2023
Cover Photo: closeup of a green, black, aqua, and yellow butterfly wing

Her family had no wings, only legs that could traverse blocks at street level, where no one was allowed since the Sickness.

Apr 17, 2020