Olivia Clare

Olivia Clare is the author of a book of short stories, Disasters in the First World, and a collection of poems, The 26-Hour Day. She is an assistant professor of creative writing at the University of Southern Mississippi. A few lines in this story are indebted to Lucie Brock-Broido’s poem “Soul Keeping Company.”


“I wonder if I can get the sound of a vase shattering over the phone without actually shattering a vase.”

by Olivia Clare | Monday, December 07, 2020

Normal Life

by Olivia Clare | Monday, June 04, 2018