Gargoyle 30/31
cover colored pencil (Girl with Green Birds)
by Jody Mussoff
publication date 11/19/1986

Table of Contents

Fiction 86 Issue

Terry Borst
• The Crawl
J. D. Buttinger
• Replay
Shirley Graves Cochrane
• The Smell of Apples
Patricia Eakins
• The A, the B, the C of My Education
Joanne Findley
• Acts of God
H. E. Francis
• A Daughter’s Life
Kathryn Gerhard 
• Angels and . . .
Laurence Gonzales
• In Country
Ivy Goodman 
• In Twos
Robert Gregory
• What the Flutes Do
Cathryn Hankla 
• If It Were Dark
Susan Hankla
• Lazy Eye
Kathleen Maher
• Jamie
Elizabeth Moore
• Watching for Nessie
George Myers Jr
• Jealousy
Sandra Nelson 
• I Understand the Wheel
David Nicholson
• Among the Righteous
Mark Perry
• What They Say in Jean, Nevada
Robert Ready
• Dede
S. Romagnoli
• Wasps
Kenneth Tindall
• from Pignon
Mary Truitt
• Gravity
Lee Upton
• Insurance
William Van Wert
• The Anxiety of Influence
Barrett Warner
• Confirmation
Valerie Wohlfeld
• The Dead One

#30/31 Pub date: 11/19/1986
No official launch but a Gargoyle reading almost a year later (10/13/1987) at d.c. space featured four of the fiction writers from the issue. Ivy Goodman, David Nicholson, Mary Truitt, and Barrett Warner.