Ecotone celebrates its tenth year and nineteenth issue with a brand-new website. Please visit us at,
where you can read
selected work from
Ecotone 19, as well as
earlier issues. You can also
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issues at our new store.

Visit Lookout Books,
our sister imprint.

Amy Leach

Amy Leach is a 2010 recipient of a Whiting Award, and her first book, Things That Are, is forthcoming from Milkweed in July. She lives in Chicago.


  • Memorandum to the Animals

    An epoch after the original ark rode the diluvial waters, the author offers critters a possible protocol for extinction. Alas, Animals, the news is not good.

  • Twinkle Twinkle

    An amateur astronomer calls on Don Quixote and Santa’s reindeer while surveying the cosmos to find a star one hundred times the size of the sun.