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Issue #14 – The Animal Becomes Us

Play Editor’s Letter


Cover Image by Jenny Schukin

Guest Editor Spotlight:
Lucky Cat
by N. West Moss

Art, Poetry, & Literature

by Jenny Schukin

by Elaine Wang

Among the Animals
by Susannah Carlson

An Old Dog Teaches My Dog to Swim
by Elizabeth Johnston

From Leave of Absence
by Sally Deskins & Laura Madeline Wiseman

Whale Song @ 52 Hz
by William James

What Toast
by M. Mack

Quanta Smears
by Robert Bharda (Ward)

Great Blue Heron
by Martin Elster

Brazen Bull
by Melinda Dubbs

The Color of Tarsiers
by Clinton Crockett Peters

by Natalya Sukhonos

Creative Spark
By Luis Sanchez Saturno

Bonus Free Download: Morgan Bears Up
by Donald Dewey

Book Reviews

Temporary Champions
by Darren C. Demaree

Don’t Forget Me, Bro
by John Michael Cummings

About Our Guest Editor
KristinKristin Nehs grew up tangled between Tennessee and Florida and has the Dollywood memorabilia and sawgrass scars to prove it. She holds an MFA from Oregon State in one hand and a cello in the other. Her interests include sordid human affairs and pontificating. In her spare time she wrangles cats.


Issue #13 – SLAM IT!


Play Editor’s Letter

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Guest Editor’s Spotlight:
I Slept in the Middle of the Bed Last Night
by Blythe Cooper

Time Is Of
by Jhaki M.S. Landgrebe

by Paul Beckman

Tonight I Am Old Again
by Cailin Rhiannon

Women of Pride
by Amoxes

You Are, You Will Be
by Orooj-e-Zafar

The Fallout
by Katie Simpson

The Death of Marilyn Monroe
by Carlton D. Fisher

What Is This Thing Called Love
by Holly Day

My Grandmother Had a Blanket of Galaxies
by Meghedi Tamazian

by Gravity

About Our Guest Editor
LalliJason Lalli, AKA Lalli, is the co-founder/entertainment chair of the Phoenix Festival of the Arts, creator and host of Infuse – Open Mic, 3-time author, and is one of Phoenix’s veteran spoken word artists. He uses his gift for poetry as a form of motivational speaking and believes a person does not need to have money to give back to their community. He utilizes his abilities, voice, and networks to their fullest potential in an attempt to make our world a better place. He can be found at: www.lalli-poet.com


Issue #12 – The Repeat Review


Editor’s Note


Guest Editor’s Spotlight:
Dark Spot
by Aaron Hawkins

What Emily Said
by Katherine Ringley

For Mama
by Tony Brown

A Practical Guide to Building and Maintaining an Office Relationship
by Karen Jakubowski

A Blazing Hat
by Ronald Ray

Neon Collision
by Chrystal Berche

by Kate Garrett

Saugus, Embassy of the 2nd Muse
by Tom Sheehan

The Eyes in Our House
by Kim Peter Kovac

About Our Guest Editor
Natalie EastonNatalie Easton is a poet from Connecticut. She is our “repeat” editor, from Issue #7 – Family. Her work has appeared at Up the Staircase Quarterly, Foundling Review, and is forthcoming at Rust + Moth. Her chapbook, The Leavings, will be available soon from Crisis Chronicles Press. You can find her at www.natalieeaston.com.


Issue #11 – It Happened in a Flash!

Flash Story by Kelly Nicole

Guest Editor’s Spotlight:
I Want to Laugh
by Paul Beckman

Grit in Your Eyes
by Stephanie Valente

by Kira Ciupek

About Our Guest Editor

Heather Bell

Heather Bell

Heather Bell’s work has been published in Rattle, Grasslimb, Barnwood, Poets/Artists, Red Fez, Ampersand and many others. She was nominated for the 2009, 2010 and 2011 Pushcart Prize from Rattle, won the New Letters 2009 Poetry Prize, and most recently was a finalist for the 2013 Consequence Prize in Poetry. Heather has also published four books, including one of flash fiction. Any more details can be found here: http://hrbell.wordpress.com/