Letter from the Editors

Issue Fifty-Two: November 2013


Dear Readers,

Welcome to Issue Fifty-Two of The Collagist. In this issue,
 we have fiction by Michael Sheehan, Adam McOmber, Roberta Allen, and Laura Ellen Scott, as well as excerpts from Elizabeth Gentry's Housebound, Anne Marie Wirth Cauchon's Nothing, and Yuriy Tarnawsky's The Future of Giraffes.

In poetry we have new work from Gabriella R. Tallmadge, Isaac Miller, Autumn McClintock, and Michael Bazzett. This month's nonfiction is from Lisa Van Orman Hadley.

Our book review section contains coverage of This Darksome Burn by Nick Ripatrazone (reviewed by Niall McArdle), 

The Dismal Science by Peter Mountford (reviewed by Tyler McMahon), The Old Priest by Anthony Wallace (reviewed by James Orbesen), and The Short Fall by Marek Waldorf (reviewed by Erin McKnight). 

Thank you to all of our contributors for being a part of this issue, and thanks to you and all the rest of our readers for visiting us this month. 

Gabriel Blackwell
 and Matthew Olzmann
The Collagist