Tuesday
Oct152013

Issue Fifty-One

October 2013


 

Letter from the Editors
Matthew Olzmann & Gabriel Blackwell

FICTION

The Bird Lovers
Emily Toder

Life, After
Clark Knowles

One or Two Afternoons
Lincoln Michel

Dream House
Lucy Biederman

EXCERPTS

Ana Patova Crosses a Bridge
Renee Gladman 

Understudies
Ravi Mangla

Growing Up Golem
Donna Minkowitz

POETRY

The Year in Punk
Russel Swensen

If You Feel Terrible
Things of Consequence
The Woodgrain Forest Reports
Rebecca Wadlinger

When the Mountains Rose Beneath Us, We Became the Valley
Mai Der Vang

[I may never understand why you purchased the bonnet]
Kyle McCord

NON-FICTION

You in the Navy, 1941
Gretchen VanWormer

BOOK REVIEWS

Fun Camp by Gabe Durham
reviewed by Brian Trapp

The Traps by Louise Mathias
reviewed by Caroline Goodwin

Spark by Courtney Elizabeth Mauk
reviewed by Jason Cook

Mira Corpora by Jeff Jackson
reviewed by Michael J. Solender 


CONTRIBUTORS' NOTES