Marianne Chan

Marianne Chan is the author of All Heathens from Sarabande Books, which was the winner of the 2021 GLCA New Writers Award in Poetry. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in New England Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Rumpus, West Branch, and elsewhere. She is currently pursuing a PhD in creative writing at the University of Cincinnati.

May/June 2021

Biddle City Filipina

By Marianne Chan

I married a good man, he works for GM, good salary, benefits. Where is he now, he’s outside. Shoveling the snow after blizzard. With GM, good salary and benefits, we […]

May/June 2021

One Cactus

By Marianne Chan

After Miyoshi Tatsuji The xeriscape garden, we walked through. Under the trees, the world, ten degrees cooler. C. would identify the plants by their names: agave, green palo verde, baja […]