Sarah J. Sloat is the author of Hotel Almighty, a collection a visual poetry published in 2020 by Sarabande Books. Born in New Jersey, Sarah has lived for many years in Europe, where she works in news. Her poems, prose, and collage appear in New Delta Review, Diagram, Quarterly West, and elsewhere. You can keep up with her on Twitter at @SJSloat and on Instagram at @sjane30. Erasures sourced from: Roughead, William. Classic Crimes. NYRB Classics, 2000.