a thicket of weeds by nat raum
nat raum (b.1996) is a queer disabled artist and writer currently working towards their mfa at the university of baltimore. their work is based primarily on their lived experience with c-ptsd, chronic illness, and queerness, and often takes the form of small-edition image/text publications. recent projects have explored queer escapism, healing, and gender transition. nat's work has appeared in publications including sledgehammer lit, delicate friend, and gutslut press. they are also the founder and editor-in-chief of fifth wheel press, a queer lit/art publishing space. nat is an avid fan of glass animals, noise-cancelling headphones, and bisexual lighting.