Monday
Oct152012

Issue Thirty-Nine

October 2012


 

Letter from the Editor
Matt Bell

FICTION

Flat Land
Dylan Nice

Birds with Teeth
Amber Sparks

from Unlucky Lucky Tales
Daniel Grandbois

The Plan
Margaret Patton Chapman

EXCERPTS

Big Ray
Michael Kimball

Fra Keeler
Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi

The House Enters the Street
Gretchen E. Henderson

POETRY

from Loon
Donora Hillard

SLOW
FUNERAL

Matthew Poindexter

[My grandmother is dying]
Mia Ayumi Malhotra

In Which Our Hero Becomes a Masked Vigilante
Medusa
Stephanie Cawley

NON-FICTION

What I Learned About Love and Billionaires in 26 Hours
Eugenia Leigh

BOOK REVIEWS

Understories by Tim Horvath
reviewed by Tom DeBeauchamp

The Map of the System of Human Knowledge by James Tadd Adcox
reviewed by Chris Emslie

Take Care Fake Bear Torque Cake by Heidi Lynn Staples
reviewed by Kristen Orser

Office Girl by Joe Meno
reviewed by Molly O'Brien

The Last Warner Woman by Kei Miller
reviewed by Nathan Huffstutter

 

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