B.B.P. Hosmillo

B.B.P. Hosmillo

Contributor and Guest Editor

B.B.P. Hosmillo, author of The Essential Ruin (forthcoming), is a Southeast Asianist queer poet. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in SOFTBLOW, OCHO: A Journal for Queer Arts, The Ilanot Review, Kenning Journal, Toe Good Poetry, Kritika Kultura, The Missing Slate, Nude Bruce Review, Sundog Lit, Alice Blue Review, and many others. A lecturer of English and Literatures, his research interests include cultural memory, governmentality in the tradition of Michel Foucault, subjectivity, and East and Southeast Asian writing. Currently, he is finishing a novella in linked prose poems called Philippine Subhuman. Contact him at bryphosmillo@yahoo.com.


  • Issue #39 (March 2018): Guest Poetry Editor [forthcoming]
  • Issue #34 (December 2016): Mourner [Read]
  • Issue #33 (September 2016): Birthplace [Read]
  • Issue #32 (June 2016): Guest Poetry Editor [Read]
  • Issue #30 (December 2015): Cruelty Disciplines Our Idea of Memory [Read]
  • Issue #29 (September 2015): Born with a War Heart Called “Nostalgia” [Read]
  • Issue #28 (June 2015): We Are Little Things [Read]
  • Issue #27 (March 2015): Subjections [Read]
  • Issue #25 (September 2014): Like Meeting a Vietnamese Soldier from the American War [Read]
  • Issue #23 (March 2014): Remember How the Night is Elsewhere Void in the Metamorphosis of Man [Read]