April Pitts

April Pitts is a Michigan-based writer, teacher, and singer that also likes to explore the darker side of nature (human and otherwise) in her writing. Her work has appeared in Bearing Witness: Joyce Carol Oates Studies and Monsters and the Monstrous.

The Sparrow
Tonight, a sparrow
moon bathes on the roof.
Below, the cats wait.

Dead Birds
Entombed in your nest,
casualties of human error.
I still hear your screams.

-Featured in Issue 1