Thursday
Nov152012

Issue Forty

November 2012


 

Letter from the Editor
Matt Bell

FICTION

You Would've Counted Yourself Lucky
Chad Simpson

Rosebud
Sarah Marshall

Parachute
Chloé Cooper Jones

The Ghost Bird
Ryan Call
with illustrations by Christy Call

EXCERPTS

The Alligators of Abraham
Robert Kloss

Last Call in the City of Bridges
Salvatore Pane

Book of Knut: a novel by Knut Knudson
Halvor Aakhus

POETRY

After the Piano
Elisa Gabbert

Given Air
Happiness Machine
Karen An-hwei Lee

Self-Portrait in Which I Resemble the Man Next to Me
Justin Boening

The Important Book
Michael Bazzett

NON-FICTION

To Look Lifelike in a Photograph One Must First Pose as if Dead
Jess Stoner

Ammonia
Brian Henry

BOOK REVIEWS

Experiments I Should Like Tried At My Own Death by Caryl Pagel
reviewed by Angela Woodward

Notes from Irrelevance by Anselm Berrigan
reviewed by Tom DeBeauchamp

All the Garbage of the World, Unite! by Kim Hyesoon
reviewed by Lisa A. Flowers

I am a Magical Teenage Princess by Luke Geddes
reviewed by Nick Kocz

Diary by Witold Gombrowicz
reviewed by Josh Billings

 

CONTRIBUTORS' NOTES