William Pierce

William Pierce has just completed a novel, Heartwrap. His fiction has appeared in Granta, the American Literary Review, the Cream City Review, and elsewhere. He is senior editor of Agni and teaches essay writing at Harvard.


     for Sumita Like all other pigs, these pigs had sawed-off noses, and they used them to push their business into your business. Lovingly: they were loving pigs, healthy pygmy pigs that were, inevitably, cute. When he took them places,…