The Little Things – Microwork

The Dangers of Spirituality
I set my hair on fire this morning. Black flakes, oddly geometric, peppering the floor, my first priority was to clean them all up, pressing down on each one with my pointer finger, only then did I remember that my hair might still be on fire,
a halo, a crown

Olivia Dunn
Olivia Dunn is a Visiting Assistant Professor of writing at Skidmore College and a creative writing instructor at the Arts Center of the Capital Region. She holds an MFA from the University of Iowa’s Nonfiction Writing Program. She’s happy to be back in Albany, New York, where she grew up. Her work has appeared recently in The Pinch Journal, SHANTIH Journal, Tinker Street, The Nervous Breakdown, River Teeth, and McSweeney’s. Read more at

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