Amanda Salisbury

Fiction, Life, Opinion, Art, Non-fiction


  • A Slippery Fish

    Time is a slippery fish. Perhaps the most slippery of them all. Just when you think you’ve got a good hold, time gets away again. But memory is a map made entirely of landmarks. As you move through year after year, your mind and body turn the corners of those landmark days, often without your… Continue reading

  • To Andy with Love

    I wrote this on my brother’s birthday six years ago, which also happened to be the last day I saw my nephew well. I knew everything was changing, but I miscalculated badly. Today, on what would be Andy’s 24th birthday, I remember letting him go the first and least painful time. -AS To Andy with… Continue reading

About Me

Writer. Lawyer. Relative. Friend.

Curious. Detailed. Occasionally funny.


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