Monday
Feb152016

Issue Seventy-Nine

February 2016    


Letter from the Editors
Matthew Olzmann & Gabriel Blackwell

FICTION

William and His Woman Friends
Teresa Carmody

Afraid of the Rain
Meghan Lamb

The Machine Became My Reader
Eric Magnuson

The Doctors and the Very Tender Man
Jessica Newman

EXCERPT

Welcome to Christiania
Fred Leebron

POETRY

Tale
Ghazal
Resolution
Dilruba Ahmed

Malady Unlocks the Door
Desiree Bailey

Corrective Measures
Les Kay

Jesus for Lobsters
Hero, by Which I Mean
Robert Campbell

ILLUSTRATED POEM

Bangles
Aimee Nezhukumatathil
Illustrated by Lemon Reimer 

NONFICTION

Mr. / Signifier
Tyler Mills

BOOK REVIEWS 

Yearling by Lo Kwa Mei-en
reviewed by David Nilsen

Into the Valley by Ruth Galm
reviewed by Ilana Masad

Dodge Rose by Jack Cox
reviewed by Jacob Singer

Calf by Andrea Kleine
reviewed by Jerry McGuire

 

CONTRIBUTORS' NOTES