Saturday
Jun152013

Issue Forty-Seven

June 2013


 

Letter from the Editor
Matt Bell

FICTION

High Frequency Words
Susan Daitch

When Our Bodies
Jaclyn Watterson

Home'n'Homer, Portmaneau
John Domini

The Apartment
Aaron Burch

EXCERPTS

The Skin Team
Jordaan Mason

Happy Talk
Richard Melo

POETRY

Operator's Manual
Water Skiing with Robert Creeley
Christian Anton Gerard

Battle at Biak, New Guinea
April Naoko Heck

How to Confess an Affair
How to Be a Prophet
How to Make a Red Velvet Cake
Alicia Jo Rabins

To Drive a Lover Mad
Benjamin Garcia

NON-FICTION

All Our Pretty Songs
Gabe Durham

BOOK REVIEWS

The Exiles by Matthew Kirkpatrick
reviewed by Lauren Perez

Balloon Pop Outlaw Black by Patricia Lockwood
reviewed by Carmen Giménez Smith

Our Man in Iraq by Robert Perisic
reviewed by James Orbesen

The Next Scott Nadelson: A Life in Progress by Scott Nadelson
reviewed by Tyler McMahon

 

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