How to preserve a turnip

‘Her accent is thick. There is dust in it. There is a whiff of snow on mountains and an old-book smell. All of this feels real. The migraine mixes things up like that. She speaks in a way that I can only interpret as scent.’

Krissy Kneen‘s non-fiction novella ‘How to preserve a turnip’, published in Griffith Review 58: Storied Lives, was a winner in Griffith Review‘s fifth annual novella project.

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