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Jennifer Taylor is a book reviewer, editor, and writer based in Atlanta. Her writing has appeared in Bookslut, Chicago Sun-Times, H2O Magazine, Inkling Magazine, Pittsburgh Magazine, Publishers Weekly, Savannah Magazine and additional publications. Her fiction has appeared in Southern Women’s Review and Shaking Like A Mountain. She received her MFA in 2006. Jennifer is a co-founder, fiction, and nonfiction editor of damselfly press. She is a reader for Tin House Magazine and an editor for Leapfrog Press.


Passage From the Old Country

Issue No. 179 ~ April, 2012

“These houses were built by people from Ukraine!” Olga says angrily. “It is strong like me. Your husband healed me. Look! No more hip problems.” She bends down in a downward facing dog yoga posture. The women clap.