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Duy Đoàn

Duy Đoàn (pronounced zwē dwän / zwee dwahn) is the author of We Play a Game (Yale University Press, 2018), winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets Prize and a Lambda Literary Award. A Kundiman fellow, he received an MFA in poetry from Boston University. His second collection, Zombie Vomit Mad Libs, is forthcoming from Alice James Books in November 2024.

Winter 2024

Oxytocin

By Duy Đoàn

For years after Mom died, I would get home late at night and say, Hi Pop, where’s Ma. And he’d stay quiet, and you’d chime up, In bed. And I’d […]

Winter 2024

Oxytocin

By Duy Đoàn

A good way to change your name is to get a divorce. There was that one time she drew the dog’s shadow. There was that other time she melted the […]