About Mardi Link

Mardi Link's work has appeared in Bellingham Review, Dunes Review, Bear River Review, Publishers Weekly, and Traverse Magazine, among other publications. She was selected as the 2007 Creative Nonfiction Scholar for the Antioch Writer's Workshop and has work selected for an anthology titled, Knowing Pains: Women on Love, Sex, and Work in our 40s.

“The Legend of the White Zucchini,” An Essay by Mardi Link

Mardi Link’s essay is a wonderful example of how narrating a story about a time you found something important to you allows you to weave themes of sadness and joy together into a full experience for the reader. The details in this essay, from the ones about the speaker’s sadness and lethargy following a divorce … Continue reading

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