Alicia Mountain is a lesbian poet, PhD candidate, and assistant editor of the Denver Quarterly. Mountain earned her MFA at the University of Montana in Missoula. Her debut collection, High Ground Coward (Iowa, 2018), was selected by Brenda Shaughnessy to win the Iowa Poetry Prize. She is also the author of Thin Fire, selected by… Continue reading
In “Baptized in Fire” Cole Kissam contemplates the self through religion and music.
In “Rivers in Her Hands” Viviana Wei explores a mother’s dedication to her daughter, and her daughter’s growth.
In “Solitude”, Lu Yuan uses images of nature to explore the solitude of the self.
Alex Clendenning and Bailey Bujnosek interview Natashia Deón, author of the critically acclaimed Grace.
The Parallax staff interviews Allison Benis White, an author and professor of poetry.
Lily Sickles provides the reader a rush of images and movements centered around the word “Akimbo.”
Fellow student Kalista Puhnaty and I sat down with Christopher DeWan to talk life, writing, his career, and his new book of short stories, Hoopty Time Machines.
Chester Wilson writes a series of unusual images that captivate the reader.
Elena Rielinger analyzes her relationship with apples and examines the personality of a coffee drink.