Welcome Sarah Fazeli, our new featured writer! Sarah’s participated in a live Rachel Resnick presents Writers On Fire workshop, and is now enrolled in the current virtual one. Yesterday, a piece she wrote in the live workshop based on an in-class exercise, appeared on the front page of Xenith. It opens with these powerful lines:
“I watched my father split a man open, crack his ribs in half and hook them apart; the cage of bones, its wide sides, like hands opening to receive communion.” Check it out!