Photograph by guest arts editor, Jamie Shombert.
Read about the art selection process for this piece here.
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About the Author
Vijay is a supervising librarian and host of the LIVE talk show, The Truth to Power Show, that streams online via Radio Free Brooklyn on Mondays at 8 am. He published two poetry collections including Escape from Samsara (2016) and Celebrity Sadhana, Or How to Meditate with a Hammer, Book 1 of The Paparazzo Poet Meditations (2018) that imagines meditative moments in celebrity lives. He has been previously published with Newtown Literary, Oddball Magazine, Meow Meow Pow Pow Lit, and Volume 2 of Fearsome Critters.