Alexandra Marshall

MENU

Non-fiction

The Silence of Your Name: The Afterlife of a Suicide

The Silence of Your Name: The Afterlife of a Suicide

Arrowsmith Press will be publishing Alexandra's new memoir, The Silence of Your Name: The Afterlife of a Suicide, which includes two pieces excerpted here, "The Afterlife of a Suicide" (originally published in The American Scholar, winter 2021), and "The Ultimate Alchemy," (originally published in Ploughshares, winter 2020/2021).

Publication is scheduled for November 2021.

More details

Articles, essays, and criticism

The American Scholar

"The Afterlife of a Suicide"

The American Scholar, Winter Issue

Read the story
Ploughshares

"The Ultimate Alchemy"

Ploughshares, Winter 20/21

Read the story

Short fiction

Adopting Sarajevo

"Adopting Sarajevo"

A Ploughshares Solo, October 2015

Read an excerpt
Buy online
Ploughshares (Digital)
Audible.com (Audio)

Novels

"But I Ruined My Life For You!"

Read an excerpt from the opening chapter of Alexandra Marshall's new novel, "But I Ruined My Life For You!".

Tinted Windows

"Tinted Windows" Song

A song from Tinted Windows, a novel By Alexandra Marshall.

Vocal and piano by Faith Soloway. Lyrics by Alexandra Marshall, Dan Hunter, and Faith Soloway. Music by Dan Hunter and Faith Soloway. Musical arrangement by Faith Soloway. Produced and mixed by Tom Dube.