Cover Photo: A close-up photo of a freckled shoulder. In the background you can see a person's neck and gently inclined head.
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Our Skin Does Not Protect Us from the Climate Crisis

I used to think the border between me and the world was formidable, unyielding. I didn’t yet realize the ways that the earth was acting on my body.

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Amanda Paige Inman is a 2022 Lambda Literary fiction fellow and freelance writer. You can read more of her writing at