Erika Swyler

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Erika Swyler is the author of Light From Other Stars (Bloomsbury, May 2019) and The Book of Speculation . Her writing has appeared in Literary Hub, Catapult, VIDA Review, Monkey Bicycle, The New York Times, and elsewhere.  She is on Twitter: @erikaswyler 


Cover Photo: Photograph by Siora Photography/Unsplash
The King of Florida and Other Roadside Attractions

Like much of Florida, it appears both ridiculous and dangerous and gambling is involved. I think. I still don’t understand it.

Aug 13, 2019
Cover Photo: Tallulah Pomeroy
With Time Their Wings Fade

Where skinny shoulder blades should have ended, they began, two shadows sprouting from the child’s back. Wings made of dust.

Apr 20, 2018