Mesha Maren

Writing the Hurts Out in “Sleepovers” – Chicago Review of Books

I first met Ashleigh Bryant Phillips in a record store in Charleston, WV. We were part of a reading set up by the...

Fragility, Fear, and Family in “The Prettiest Star” – Chicago Review of Books

What happens when a son returns home and he’s sick with the most feared disease of our time? This is the question at...