Letter from the Editors

Dear Readers, 

Welcome to Issue Sixty-Two of The Collagist. In this issue, we have fiction from Madeline ffitch, Peter SchumacherGreg Sullivan, and Molly Reid, as well as excerpts from Joanna Ruocco's Dan and Stephan Eirik Clark's Sweetness #9. Our poetry comes from Marcelo Hernandez Castillo, Victoria Cho, Lisa Low, and Timothy Cook, and our nonfiction this month comes from Paul Crenshaw.

Our book reviews include coverage of Nevers by Megan Martin (reviewed by Nick Kocz), A Sweeter Water by Sara Henning (reviewed by Lauren Gordon), The Luminol Reels by Laura Ellen Joyce (reviewed by Natanya Ann Pulley), and Striven, the Bright Treatise by Jeffrey Pethybridge (reviewed by Jeffrey Hecker).

We are also very excited to announce the results of the 2014 Collagist Chapbook Contest. Congratulations to all of the finalists, and thanks again to everyone who entered.

Thank you so much for checking out the new issue. We are, as ever, very grateful for all of our contributors, and of course for you, our readers.  

Gabriel Blackwell and Matthew Olzmann