Marjorie Tesser’s short fiction has been published in Sunspot Lit, Breadcrumbs, Exoplanet, Fifty More or Less, and others. A recent MFA Fiction graduate of Sarah Lawrence College, she received an Academy of American Poets prize. She is the author of two poetry chapbooks and editor of Mom Egg Review.
We met in the principal’s office, the first day of school. There had been a mix-up; he, DeVon Miles, a fourth grader, had been assigned to a third-grade class. I, Devin Myles, belonged in third but had been sent to fourth.