Sweet look there, the cardiologist liked to say, waving his hand toward something in the garden, the hydrangea, for example, and when pressed (Is it the silver Mopheads you like? the pale Oakleaf?) he would slip the question. I don’t care about that sort of shit, he’d say, and because he was a cardiologist and […]
CHRISTOPHER MERKNER co-directs the creative writing program at West Chester University. His first book, The Rise & Fall of the Scandamerican Domestic, will be coming out from Coffee House in January 2014. He and his wife and kids live in West Chester, Pennsylvania.
Issue 7 Winter 2013 DAVID ABRAMS is the author of Fobbit (Grove/Atlantic), a New York Times Notable Book for 2012. It was also selected as both an Indie Next pick and for the Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers program. His short stories have appeared in Esquire, Narrative, Salon, Electric, Literature, Salamander, Connecticut Review, Five Chapters, […]
FEATURED ARTIST Glenn Brady It’s All Feel, My Dear INTERVIEWS M. C. Armstrong interviewed by David Bowen A Dragon in the Hollow Kelly Davio interviewed by Michael Schmeltzer Feeding One Another Andrew Hudgins interviewed by Okla Elliott Nothing Human Is Foreign to Laughter Stephen Kuusisto interviewed by Okla Elliott A Multiplicity of Visions George Saunders […]