Weekend Rumpus Roundup


If your Cinco de Mayo was too excelente for you to spend much time online, here’s a recap of what happened on the Rumpus this weekend.

An aquatic wonderland of a comic from Yumi Sakugawa.

What if we are stuck? What if who we once were is who we always are?An essay about failed ghosts by Jennifer Pastiloff.

And a roundup of the 34 bright, pulsing original poems we posted for National Poetry Month.

Lauren O'Neal is an MFA student at San Francisco State University. Her writing has appeared in publications like Slate, The New Inquiry, and The Hairpin. You can follow her on Twitter at @laureneoneal. More from this author →