Amy Leach

Amy Leach’s work has been published in A Public Space, Tin House, Orion, the Los Angeles Review, and many others. She has been recognized with the Whiting Writers’ Award, The Best American Essays selections, a Rona Jaffe Foundation Award, and The Pushcart Prize. She plays bluegrass, teaches English, and lives in Montana.

Twinkle Twinkle

. . . remembering that we are a part of universal nature, and that we follow her order. —Baruch Spinoza For a while you were not allowed to go within four cubits of Spinoza, because of his incendiary ideas;…

Memorandum to the Animals

And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee.   Unfortunately, Animals, we are not going to be able to bring all of you with…