Amsterdam Quarterly (AQ) is an online literary magazine that publishes, promotes, and comments on art and writing in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and the world. Each issue includes a mix of five or six of the following twelve genres: art, articles, drama, essays, fiction, interview, memoirs, news, photoessay, photography, poetry, and reviews.

AQ is published in the spring, summer, and autumn online, and in the winter as a special, compilation, print-on-demand yearbook exclusively and free for contributing artists and authors, AQ Writers’ Workshop members, and AQ reading audience members.

Publisher/editor: Bryan R. Monte at

The work in this issue is © copyright 2023 by Bryan R. Monte for the authors. All rights reserved. Reproduction of the content of this issue is prohibited except for brief excerpts for reviews. Opinions expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of Amsterdam Quarterly.