Related Posts

Image of Celeste Mohammed and the Issue 21 Cover.

Podcast: Celeste Mohammed on “Home”

CELESTE MOHAMMED
Celeste Mohammed speaks to managing editor Emily Everett about her story “Home,” which appears in The Common’s spring issue. In this conversation, Celeste talks about her novel-in-stories, Pleasantview, and why it was important to her to write this book.

Image of Jose Jose Hernandez Diaz and Issue 21 Cover.

Podcast: Jose Hernandez Diaz on “Ode to a California Neck Tattoo”

JOSE HERNANDEZ DIAZ
Jose Hernandez Diaz speaks to managing editor Emily Everett about his poem “Ode to a California Neck Tattoo,” which appears in The Common’s spring issue. In this conversation, Jose talks about finding his way to prose poetry, initially drawn in by its casual language and style.

Image of Emma Sloley and Issue 21 Cover.

Podcast: Emma Sloley on “The Cassandras”

EMMA SLOLEY
Emma Sloley speaks to managing editor Emily Everett about her story “The Cassandras,” which appears in The Common’s spring issue. In this conversation, Sloley talks about writing a story based on the fear of men women are taught to have from a young age.