Nonfiction 19.1

APPLE PIE by Lizzie Lawson

Lizzie Lawson is an essayist and fiction writer from Minneapolis, Minnesota. She currently lives in Columbus, Ohio, where she’s working on an MFA in creative writing at The Ohio State University.

THIS IS ALL THAT MATTERS by Amy Kiger-Williams

Amy Kiger-Williams holds an MFA in Fiction from Rutgers University – Newark. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Yale Review Online, South Carolina Review, Chicago Quarterly Review, and elsewhere. She is at work on a novel and a short story collection. You can read more of her work at and follow her on Twitter at @amykw.

BURNING A LIFE by Kate Brandt

Kate Brandt has been writing and teaching for many years. Her work has appeared in Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, Talking Writing, Literary Mama, and Ginosko, among others. Her novel Hope for the Worst will be published by Vine Leaves Press in 2023.