Mehdi Tavana Okasi's fiction and nonfiction has appeared or is forthcoming in The Iowa Review, Guernica, Glimmer Train, and Best New American Voices 2009 among others. He was the 2011-12 Carl Djerassi Fiction Fellow at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He currently lives and works in Boston where he is completing his novel, May This Be Your Last Sorrow.
The Martyrs’ Museum
In the Martyrs’ Museum, the past is bloodied faces and dismembered bodies....