[W]e wanted something different from each other's bodies than what was actually there, which might be why our bodies sometimes came together....more
Micah McCrary is the author of Island in the City (forthcoming, University of Nebraska) and a contributor to the Los Angeles Review of Books. His essays, reviews, and translations have also appeared in Essay Daily, Brevity, Third Coast, and Midwestern Gothic, among other publications. He co-edits con•text, is an assistant editor at Hotel Amerika, and a contributing editor at Assay: A Journal of Nonfiction Studies. A doctoral student in English at Ohio University, he holds an MFA in Nonfiction from Columbia College Chicago.