Cover Photo: This photograph shows the desk that the writer describes, sitting next to a window which looks onto bright green leaves. The desk is stacked with piles of books.
Photograph courtesy of the author

Living as Though the World Were One Long Summer

I aspire to read and to write as much as I can. If I’m lucky, I’ll get to do so in front of a window out of which I can see trees ache and bloom all summer.

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This Wound is a WorldI have survived I am trying to survive

Billy-Ray Belcourt is from the Driftpile Cree Nation. He lives in Vancouver, where he is an Assistant Professor in the Creative Writing Program at the University of British Columbia. His books are THIS WOUND IS A WORLD (University of Minnesota Press, 2019), NDN COPING MECHANISMS (House of Anansi, 2019), and A HISTORY OF MY BRIEF BODY (Two Dollar Radio, 2020).