Fruitfly  by Tyler Friend
after John Berryman
Tyler Friend is a poet and designer who was grown—and is still growing—in Tennessee. They are the author of Him or Her of Whatever (Alternating Current Press, 2022).
Marisol Brady is a self-taught photographer whose work examines the ephemerality of capitalist excess, nostalgic distortion, times we’ve had, times we’ve been told we had, and the time we have left. They cast an optimistic, neon-lensed glance at the decay precipitated by the hyper-escalating economic inequality and planetary destruction of the past four decades that, with some squinting, recognizes its transformative potential. Originally hailing from Long Island’s south shore, Marisol lives in Brooklyn.