Sunday
Sep152013

Issue Fifty

September 2013


 

Letter from the Editors
Matthew Olzmann & Gabriel Blackwell

FICTION

From the Collected Writings of Art Smith, the Bird Boy of Fort Wayne
Michael Martone

Incidents of Travel Among the Metamorphosians
Pierre Bettencourt
translated by Edward Gauvin

Two Fictions
Greg Gerke

Devotions
Dolly Laninga

EXCERPTS

The Desert Places
Amber Sparks and Robert Kloss

Fort Starlight
Claudia Zuluaga

Damnation
Janice Lee

POETRY

Almost and Completely
Phillip B. Williams

Valence
Suzanne Marie Hopcroft

The Wing's Lesson
Inquiry into Owls
Inquiry into Beckoning
CJ Evans

Compromise
Weston Cutter

NON-FICTION

Thoughts on Time After Viewing Christian Marclay's "The Clock"
Chris Daley

BOOK REVIEWS

Let Me Clear My Throat by Elena Passarello
reviewed by Nicole Sheets

The Pet Thief by Kassten Alonso
reviewed by Alexander Lumans

Palimpsest by Kristina Marie Darling
reviewed by Julie Babcock

The Palace of Contemplating Departure by Brynn Saito
reviewed by Tyler Mills

 

CONTRIBUTORS' NOTES