Bethany Marcel

Bethany Marcel is an alumna of the 2020 Tin House Workshop and a Contributing Editor at Barren Magazine. Her work has been published in Literary Hub, Creative Nonfiction, Longleaf Review, Post Road, and elsewhere. She's been awarded a Career Opportunity Grant from the Oregon Arts Commission and her work has been supported by residencies from Vermont Studio Center and Spruce Art. You can find her online at and on Twitter @bethmarcel

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Creative Nonfiction

Trying to Conceive

It's not difficult to imagine a line. First, close your eyes. Remember when you were a child and noticed everything about the world: the light stretching just so across the baseball field, the white ... [+]