Thomas Mira y Lopez

Thomas Mira y Lopez‘s recent nonfiction appears in Alaska Quarterly Review, Georgia Review, and Normal School. He lives and teaches in Athens, Ohio, and is an editor for Territory, a literary project about maps.

The Path to the Saints

By Thomas Mira y Lopez

In 2008, microbiologists discovered two new species of bacteria growing within the Catacombs of Priscilla in Rome. The discovery thrilled the admittedly narrow set of biologists, since the bacteria’s existence […]