Sunday
Jun152014

Issue Fifty-Nine

June 2014


 

Letter from the Editors
Matthew Olzmann & Gabriel Blackwell

The 2014 Collagist Chapbook Contest

FICTION

Eclipse
Nina Solomon

The Opal Maker
Lâle Davidson

Dolls of Our Fathers
Mika Taylor

Ex Machina
Adrian Van Young

EXCERPTS

You Animal Machine
Eleni Sikelianos

Tribute
Anne Germanacos

POETRY

While Lying on the Back of a Blue Whale
Dot in the Sky
C.L. O'Dell

Five Senryƫ Re: God
D'Anne Witkowski

A Kung in the Philippine Jungle, 1945
Kenji Liu

Cleopatra Recovered
Matthew Jude Luzitano

NONFICTION

Whiteout
Paul Vega

BOOK REVIEWS

rendezvous by Todd Melicker
reviewed by Caroline Goodwin

American Fraternity Man by Nathan Holic
reviewed by Lavinia Ludlow

Spheres of Disturbance by Amy Schutzer
reviewed by Jackie Thomas-Kennedy

Fat Jersey Blues by John Repp
reviewed by Keith Taylor


CONTRIBUTORS' NOTES