Grace Q. Song is back curating another Young Writers episode!
“Shrinking Sestina for Women’s Bodies” by Emma Janssen (published in The Nassau Literary Review and runner-up in their 2023 National Undergraduate Art & Writing Contest)
Emma is a writer from the Bay Area and student at the University of Chicago who can be found swimming, learning languages, and chasing after street cats.
“I Have Abandoned My Old Haunts” by Yong-Yu Huang (published in The Penn Review)
“Katipunan” by Carmen Dolina (republished in HEIGHTS after the original publication, Horde, shut down)
Carmen Dolina is a Filipino computer science graduate, game development student, and poet whose work has appeared in HAD, horde, TLDTD, and Sweet Tree Review, among others.