LRRewind: Episode 2

Welcome back to our podcast! We’re beginning an exciting series of interviews with our incoming LRR staff members for the Spring 2023 semester. Episode two of the Long River Rewind features special guest Ally Carbutti, creative nonfiction panelist, copyediting lead, and self-proclaimed mosaic essayist. … More LRRewind: Episode 2

Reading Series: Papaya Abortion by Ann Montgomery

Papaya Abortion I still think of abortion when I cut into papaya. I learned to do aspiration abortions on the mature fruit while working in Congo. The little black seeds representing bits of products-of-conception would march down the cannula towards the barrel of the vacuum syringe.   And because this is Congo, and because abortion is… More Reading Series: Papaya Abortion by Ann Montgomery