Angela Veronica Wong is the author of the full-length poetry collection how to survive a hotel fire (Coconut Books) and the chapbook Dear Johnny, In Your Last Letter, which won a Poetry Society of America New York Fellowship. Her poetry has been anthologized in The Best American Poetry (with Amy Lawless; Scribner) and is forthcoming in Please Excuse This Poem (Viking). Her fiction is forthcoming in Denver Quarterly. She is on the internet at

Angela Veronica Wong is sporting a slick body chain with tiers of colored chain, a rare mactaggart find.