Jennifer Bortner

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  • Novel-tea: what today's book bans say about America

    Novel-tea is The Tartan’s literary and language opinion column, so if you like hot takes and reading about cool ideas in the literary community then this is the place for you!! If you have your own hot take to add to this column, do not hesitate to contact us.

    Forum | October 3, 2022
  • Novel-tea: reading romance is important

    Novel-tea is The Tartan’s literary and language opinion column, so if you like hot takes and reading about cool ideas in the literary community then this is the place for you!! If you have your own hot take to add to this column, do not hesitate to contact us.

    Forum | September 26, 2022
  • Introducing novel-tea: why I love 'disaster girl' literary fiction

    Hi all and welcome to Novel-tea!! This new Forum column will showcase literary and language opinions of the week, so if you like hot takes and reading about cool ideas in the literary community then this is the place for you!! If you have your own hot take to add to this column, do not hesitate to contact The Tartan.

    Forum | September 19, 2022
  • to be sweet

    i bathe myself in sugar, scrape granules
    into raw skin which blushes harshly at
    my touch and i like to be sweet. when

    people breathe me in i want to taste like
    candy on their tongue — leave them licking
    their lips wondering when i’ll be theirs. so

    Pillbox | September 19, 2022
  • first poem from Jen

    how we’ll end
    By Jennifer Bortner

    when I look at you, I often wonder
    how we’ll end

    will we explode in a crash of brilliant ambers
    a supernova
    or will we sit silent in each other’s arms
    grains of sand in an hourglass

    Pillbox | May 2, 2022

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