Carolyn Zaikowski is the author of the novels A Child Is Being Killed (Aqueous Books, 2013) and In a Dream, I Dance by Myself, and I Collapse (Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2016.)  Her fiction, poetry, and essays have appeared widely in such publications as Denver Quarterly, Entropy Magazine, Nebula: A Journal of Multidisciplinary Scholarship, Eleven Eleven Journal, The Rumpus, and Dusie. Find her at


Carolyn Zaikowski, ISSUES

September/October 2016 Issue, BOAAT



Tender Things