Editor’s Choice: 2024 Philadelphia Stories Poetry Contest

To read “Oshouo” by Shin Watanabe, click HERE.

Shin Watanabe was born in Gainesville, Florida and has lived in New York, New Jersey, Minnesota, and Nevada. He studied philosophy at the University of Minnesota and received an MFA in poetry at the University of Las Vegas. Shin is currently a PhD candidate in English with a creative dissertation in poetry at Binghamton University.