Nonfiction and Reviews

“The Value of Fear: Why We Should Listen to Robert Frost During the Pandemic,” published in On the Seawall.

“My Plea,” an essay about a poem May’s grandmother wrote in 1937. The essay, published inĀ The Account, close-reads the poem and considers literary rejection and perseverance.

Review of Wendy Chen’s Unearthings

Review of Meghan O’Rourke’s Sun Under Days

Review of Chen Chen’s When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities

Review of David Biespiel’s The Education of a Young Poet