Cover Photo: Photo by ej-111/flickr
Photo by ej-111/flickr

When a Character Returns

Edward P. Jones connected recurring characters through his short stories, providing a blueprint for one writer.

Lost in the City,

All Aunt Hagar’s Children

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Poetics:

Insurrections,

Lost Insurrections

Rion Amilcar Scott is the author of Insurrections: Stories from the University Press of Kentucky, and teaches English at Bowie State University. He earned an MFA at George Mason University, where he won both the Mary Roberts Rinehart Award and a Completion Fellowship. His work has appeared in publications such as the Kenyon Review, Crab Orchard Review, PANK, The Rumpus, Fiction International, the Washington City Paper, The Toast, and Confrontation.