Aja Gabel

Aja Gabel’s fiction can be found in New England Review, Glimmer Train, New Ohio Review, and elsewhere. She was a fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown and lives and writes in Houston. This is her first published essay.

Fall 2014

The Sparrows in France

By Aja Gabel

The Ortolans First, they are drowned in Armangac. Then, they are plucked. Their lemon-colored bodies, now featherless and plump, are laid in a white cassoulet dish, side to side. Their […]