Tuesday
Dec152009

Issue Five

December 2009


 

Letter from the Editor
Matt Bell

FICTION

Aren't There People Who Take Care of This Kind of Thing?
Todd Cantrell
Winner of the 2009 Flash Fiction Contest

Blades
Stace Budzko
2009 Flash Fiction Contest finalist

Diana loved anything orange
Chella Courington
2009 Flash Fiction Contest finalist

Leaving Freiburg, June 1940
Kristine Uyeda
2009 Flash Fiction Contest finalist

Four Stories
Scott Garson

Twenty Questions, It's Me, and It's You
Jennifer Howard

A Name
Lindsay Merbaum

Antlers
Jim Ruland

NOVEL EXCERPT

Small Kingdoms
Anastasia Hobbet

POETRY

Two Poems
Robert Fanning

The Ones Left Inside
Ethan Joella

Two Poems
Candy Shue

Slippery Place
Sheera Talpaz

NON-FICTION

Dim Lights, Thick Smoke
Dave Housley

Porch Platitudes, from The Anatomy of American Homes
Ryan Ridge

BOOK REVIEWS

All Fall Down by Mary Caponegro 
Anna Clark

Dad Said He Saw You at the Mall by Ken Sparling
John Madera

The Lost Tiki Palaces of Detroit by Michael Zadoorian
Stacy Muszynski

Memoir: A History by Ben Yagoda
Max Ross

CONTRIBUTORS' NOTES