Jax NTP holds an Master of Fine Arts from California State University, Long Beach. They teach critical thinking, literature, and composition at Golden West College, Irvine Valley College, and Cypress College. They edit fiction and poetry for The Offing Magazine, Indicia Lit, and By&By Poetry. Their words have been featured in various publications including Berkeley Poetry Review, Apogee Journal, Permafrost Magazine, San Diego Reader, and Antithesis Journal, University of Melbourne.

forgetting as commodity

grandma disembodies her youth as if famine isn’t a weapon of war once she was pregnant for the fourteenth time but her husband doesn’t know my mother’s name from Vietnam’s humidity to knowing snow in her bones Oklahoma she said …

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neurosity LXXX

madness in all shapes of lavender an army of opportunistic pathogens, recruiting bacteria, burgeoning in the nook of a pale ear, your latest abscess, about the size of an olive pit. the self portrait of your sister haunts you at …

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