Marina Petrova

Profile Photo
Marina Petrova’s work has been published in The Blue Nib, The Pinch, Empty Mirror, The Conium Review, and The Brooklyn Rail. She received fellowships from MacDowell and The Mineral School. She lives, works, and tries to keep writing in New York City. 


Cover Photo: A photo of two very realistic puppets—an old man in a suit and green tie, and an old woman in a red dress and red polka dot bandana. They are both disgruntled.
The New Grandma

Good mothers don’t lose composure, she thought, even if an asteroid is heading at them, they don’t loosen screen time limits or miss piano lessons.

Aug 28, 2020
Cover Photo: Tallulah Pomeroy

They watched the uprising on the phone, while eating apricot pie.

Sep 09, 2016