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The Love Song of G. Madhvi Suresh

Sarah Thankam Mathews

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In The Love Song of G. Madhvi Suresh, three friends share a few days in Detroit reminiscing; love and friendship intersect and they discover that what changes is also what sustains.

Sarah Thankam Mathews grew up between Oman, India, and Canada, immigrating to the United States at seventeen. She’s currently a Rona Jaffe Fellow in fiction at the Iowa Writer’s Workshop, and has work published or forthcoming in The Kenyon Review, Buzzfeed Reader, and AGNI.

Praise & Reviews

A thoughtful story about friendship and lurking terrors with such clever turns of phrase. — Tucker Lieberman

I love these stories for their tight and complex architectures, for their dark corners, and for their willingness to shine a light on all the people we’ve been and all we might become. — T Kira Madden

In these beautiful stories, you’ll see yourself staring right back, mouthing the words, ‘Keep turning the pages. It’ll be okay—maybe not now, but someday.’ — Michael J Seidlinger