Justine Teu

Justine Teu is a Queens-based writer with writing in CRAFT, Passages North, The Offing, Pidgeonholes, VIDA Review, and other publications. She holds an MFA in creative writing from The New School. Additionally, she has recently served as an Emerging Fiction Fellow at Aspen Words, and has received support from the Mendocino Coast Writers’ Conference and the New York State Summer Writers Institute. She teaches creative writing at the Gotham Writers Workshop, where she focuses on helping new writers find their voices.


On Easter morning I found the head lodged in the dirt of my backyard, upright and still alive.