Cover by Patricia Storms

Reviewed at Evergreen Reviews





Bruce Fleming – Creative Writing

Tuschen – Corso and the Coed


Deborah Ager – Meditation

Naomi Ayala – Twelve Days

Nicole Blackman – Things We Will Need For Our Performance

Jennifer Bosveld – Abandoned Piano

Sarah Browning – Assess Your Own Eating Behavior

– Falling for Tiger Woods in a St. Louis Airport Bar

Chezia Thompson Cager – 41 Shots

Cathy Carlisi – Fragile

Laura Chester – Survival of the Violet Girls

Jan Clausen – Cliff Notes to the Book of Revelation

Virginia Crawford – Going to Bed After PBS

James Deahl – Black Sausage

Gillian Devereux – 50,000,000 Elvis Fans Can’t Be Wrong

Jennifer K. Dick – Looking for Engrams

Sandy Florian – Windmill

Thaisa Frank – The Letters

– Confessions from a Tattoo Parlor

Sunil Freeman – Returning, Decades Later, to Dr. Bronner’s Peppermint Castille Soap


Stephen Gibson – At Mazar-E Sharif

Timothy Green – Diorama in A-Minor

Jennifer Gresham – We Spit on the Word Evacuation

Reginald Harris – Approaching Baltimore

Elizabeth Hazen – Why I Love Zombie Woman #6

Timothy Houghton – Homage to Sergio Leone

Tod Ibrahim – Decorating the Nursery During a War

Reuben Jackson – My Old School

– The Little Boy with the Sad Eyes

Bruce A. Jacobs – Saxophone

Ron Koertge – Nancy Drew

– Nannies

Gerry LaFemina – Figure 12.  Horses

– Vaudeville Family Therapy

Lyn Lifshin – On the Night the Most Handsome Poet Walked Out of the Schenectady Community     College Reading Alone

– Rose

When I See Sarah Jessica Parker is Replaced by Joss Stone

– Writer’s Conference Brochure

– Dead Girls, Dying Girls

Mel Nichols – Lifting

Toby Olson – Hesitation Waltz

Elizabeth Oness – Five Elements

Sam Schmit – Suburban Myth #12

Adele Steiner – Growing Up in 1964

Elizabeth Swados – Ships

Ross Taylor – Copier

Mark Terrill – Eggburgers

Venus Thrash – Born Negro, Born Black

Paul West – Invocations

Pamela Murray Winters – Alphabet Series: S

Ed Zahniser – A French Trapper Names the Teton Mountains

Gail Galloway Adams – The Call

Roberta Allen – Tomatoes

Toby Barlow – The DMV

Scott Joseph Campbell – Flytrap

Quinn Dalton – Small

Thaisa Frank – Thread

Abby Frucht – Wingdings

Steven Gillis – Lift

Nik Houser – First Kisses From Beyond the Grave

M. H. Johnson – As Is

Nathan Leslie – Let’s Do Thai

Pat MacEnulty – The Cannibalized Woman

Kat Meads – Authors Always Lie about their Lives, e.g., Always Lie about their Lives, Always, e.g.

Susan Smith Nash – From “Cat Magic”

Elizabeth Oness – Spillover

Michael Phillips – San

Kit Reed – Freezing Geezers

Megan Staffel – The Yes Column

Angel Threatt – Bela Lugosi's Dead

Jessica Treat – Listing

– Teacup

Dallas Wiebe – Skyblue’s Essay on Dying

Ann Downer – Frontispiece   “Dove or Hawk ” collage

Patricia Storms – Cover Drawing

David Moss – 4 Photos