issue 3: HEATWAVE
the sun, a pilot light
RACHEL STEMPEL & STEPHEN PISANI
Rachel Stempel (she/they) is a queer Jewish poet and MFA candidate at Adelphi University. She’s a staff writer at Up the Staircase Quarterly and EX/POST MAGAZINE. Her work has been recognized by her nemesis, Billy Collins, and can be found in New Delta Review, The Nasiona, SPORAZINE, and elsewhere. She currently LARPs as a Long Island townie.
Stephen Pisani (he/him) is an MFA candidate in fiction at Adelphi University. His work has appeared in the Under Review, Light Poetry Magazine, and elsewhere. He doesn't have to LARP as a Long Island townie; he's the real deal.