Emily Linstrom

Italy

Portfolio

Nature Studies Journal

Poem: "Oracle"

Once I inhabited my body like a Trojan horse...

Quail Bell Magazine

The Traits You Take

​Somewhere in your ancestral villa lives a woman who slices persimmons like she was born to handle knives and babies

Nature Studies Journal

Oops! I Dropped The Lemon Tart

Inspired by Massimo Bottura's famous dessert

Quail Bell Magazine

Photo Tale: Ash Birthday

Birthday musings, witchy images.

Nature Studies Journal

Notes From My Travels + 2 Poems

Poems and reflections from my summer in Italy & Greece

Yes, Poetry

Emily Linstrom: Special Feature

1 year anniversary of my Featured Poet pieces on seduction, loss, women, and Castro's Cuba.

ROAR Magazine

Parlay

"my language like the knife that slices the oyster, savoring the gore as much— if not more— than the delicacy of meat"

Rain Magazine

Poem: Flight For Valeri

Written in thanks for a year of shipwrecks + wonders

Project Naked

Every Curve is a Word

Tapping me like a keg marked "Woman"

The Pedestal Magazine

Poem: Only Aria

Farewell.

Misfit Magazine

Two Poems

Latin lovers and childhood remnants

Local Nomad

Trillo

We are such stuff as dreams are made on---are dreams, therefore, the stuff of us?

The Literary Bohemian

Cretan Love Letter

A decade ago, a different Greece.

Homestead Review

Two Poems

One about a brother who died before I was born, but had he lived I’d not be here; the other about the mysteries of suburban women.

Rose Red Review

Issue No. 11, Winter 2014

"Heirloom," in memory of my grandmother

Eunoia Review

Blonde Bronte

I carved out my flesh with breast-cupped shells, pressed until the blood mixed with the spit, till I perspired pearls and rose like Venus through all your girls, the trapdoor in...

Mixed Media

☽ ◯ ☾ MOONCHILD MAGAZINE

Erlking

"Erlking" is a modern-day interpretation of the darkly seductive Erlkönig, featured throughout folklore and most famously in Goethe's poem and Schubert's musical interpretation....

The Continental Review

Anemone

A short visual narrative inspired by ancestral nostalgia, lucid dreaming, and the ache within each of us to rewrite our histories as the stuff of romantic epics, rather than...

Nailed Magazine

Annabel | Nailed Magazine

"Annabel" is a short film curated in the style of archival footage, set to Erik Satie's Gnossiene No.1 and narrated through an original poem. It tells the macabre little tale of...