Brandon Hobson
Contributor History

Brandon Hobson
Brandon Hobson is the author, most recently, of Where the Dead Sit Talking (Soho Press). His work has appeared in The Pushcart Prize XL, Conjunctions, NOON, The Believer, The Paris Review Daily, Post Road, Puerto del Sol, and in many other journals. He is a member of the Cherokee Nation Tribe in Oklahoma.



In Print

Vol. 73
Earth Elegies
Fall 2019
Edited by Bradford Morrow


March 17, 2020

Because he could picture himself curled up on the shelf of the refrigerator between the bread and the light.


Because he stared up at the sprinkler attachment and thought of it as a metal flower.
March 10, 2020
Mears takes your name. As soon as you say it, he speaks it in quick echo, and it is now his and no longer yours. We don’t know what he does with it or what it does for him, but we do know what happens to those he pilfers.
March 3, 2020
All those touched and killed by the night end up floating on sea. Strewn across some other beaches are the stranded bodies of dead kings.