BJ Atwood Fukuda

B J ATWOOD-FUKUDA lives and writes in Spuyten Duyvil, NY and Woods Hole, MA. Her work has appeared in American Letters & Commentary, The Mad Hatter’s Review, Great American Prose Poems from Poe to the Present (Scribner’s, 2003) and Free Radicals: American Poets Before Their First Books (Subpress, 2004).

Severe Clear by BJ Atwood-Fukuda

A little more than a year had passed since the Great Sadness. She watched as every seat on the plane became occupied—many with people who seemed to have way too much stuff for the space provided in the overhead compartments.  Grownups with fidgety kids and shopping-bags bulging with holiday gifts. […]