Author Archives: Madeleine LaPlante-Dube

A City Without Nature

A bead of sweat trickling down the side of your face confirms that you’re still awake. You get up to peel your sweat-soaked sheets from the bed, removing the fresh pair Continue reading

Reaching the Light of Day

Because eventually the river rises here. It overflows to claim it all and to show us what we lost, like it always had. —Ocean Vuong, On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous A Continue reading