D.S.G Burke

D. S. G. Burke (she/her) lives and writes in New York City. Her writing has appeared in the Seattle Times, 3Elements Literary Review, Thereafter Magazine, Opiate Magazine, and Revolution John. Her day job is making grants to avert the worst effects of the impending climate crisis. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @dsgburke

The Island of Free Women

There is a new batch of women arriving today. Sixteen new heartbreaks. They come down off the boat on unsteady legs. They are sunburnt and sick. Some fall onto the sand and cry. Others stay ...