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Read Issue #314

The Love Lives of Gods and Ghosts

By Sanjena Sathian

In Sanjena Sathian’s “The Love Lives of Gods and Ghosts,” a grown daughter, having moved to the U.S., returns to Bangalore to check on the construction of her mother’s future retirement home and finds herself on a narrow path between old and new worlds—and not as equipped to navigate it as she’d anticipated.

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HD/DH

By Daniel Torday

When war forces D.H. Lawrence and his wife to seek refuge at the poet H.D.’s London flat, two of the era’s greatest writers hope to deepen their longstanding intellectual affair.

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Read Issue #75

A Piece of Him

By Karli Roth

In “A Piece of Him,” the award-winning short story by teen writer Karli Roth, a girl who’s lost her brother reconsiders the choices she’s made for how best to honor his memory.

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