Why do we fear uncertainty? The poems in Yellowing explore that feeling through hysterical and heartbreaking accounts of anatomy, food, Judaica, Greek mythology and queerness. Written over the course of a winter, yellowing is the effect of emotional estrangement.
Emma Seely-Katz is an archetypal Pisces and a student at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York where she’s pursuing a BFA in sculpture and philosophy. Every word she writes is a love note to the women in her life, especially her mother, sister, and grandmother, who taught her every loving word she knows.