Marissa Higgins

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Marissa Higgins is a lesbian writer. Her fiction has appeared in The Florida Review, Hayden's Ferry Review, X-Ray Literature, and elsewhere. Her nonfiction has appeared in the Best American Food Writing 2018, Glamour, NPR, Slate, and others. Her debut novel, The Wives, is coming out with Catapult in 2024.


Cover Photo: Photograph by Jim McDonough/Flickr
Playing Games

Anyone can play, she said. Just don’t cheat.

Jul 29, 2022
Cover Photo: photo via Guy Mayer/flickr
The Struggle of “Eating Well” When You’re Poor

“Finding joy in food that comes from a bag or a box feels like a sin in a society that demonizes it.”

Oct 30, 2017