Tag: Melissa Wiley

  • Under Pressure: Melissa Wiley

    Skull Cathedral: A Vestigial Anatomy, Melissa Wiley Melissa Wiley is the author of Skull Cathedral, a book interweaving thoughts on the body’s vestigial organs with autobiographical fragments, which won the 2019 Autumn House Press Nonfiction Contest and was judged by Paul Lisicky. She has also published the personal essay collection Antlers in Space and Other […]

  • Melissa Wiley

    LAND OF MILK AND HONEY 7:45 am The last day of my life, I tried walking into someone else’s. I tried but couldn’t gain access a couple hours after having sex with my husband, when my thighs gripped his hips as he slowed his rhythm. After clearing his throat, he told me to spread my […]