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.