You know that junk drawer in your kitchen, the one packed with bread bag ties and rubber bands and the wine cork too pretty to toss? That’s the Under-Ath.

A Commonplace Book

Infinite ash fluttered down like snow from a dim gray sky without any sun or stars. Knee-deep trash blanketed the trees and buildings like gentle kudzu heaps. The Great Athens Garbage Patch.

Rachael K. Jones, Every River Runs to Salt, 2018

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