“Maybe these events are Nature’s sleight of hand, and the real thing that’s happening is in the other hand, or behind or above or below or inside us.”
- Alberto Rios from Some Extensions on the Sovereignty of Science
Virginia Thomas is an Indiana native and a third-year MFA candidate in poetry at Indiana University, where she also studied biochemistry as an undergraduate. Her work has appeared in PANK and a few small literary journals. Her thesis is about the power and monstrosity of the maturing female body.