Issue 12 Winter 2018 RUTH AWAD is an award-winning Lebanese-American poet whose debut poetry collection, Set to Music a Wildfire, won the 2016 Michael Waters Poetry Prize from Southern Indiana Review Press. She is the recipient of a 2016 Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award, and her work has appeared in New Republic, The Missouri Review Poem of the Week, Sixth […]
DIVYA RAJAN is a Chicago based poet. A former poetry editor, her works have appeared or are forthcoming in the New Poetry from the Midwest anthology, Silk and Spice, Missouri Review, Eclectica, Asian Cha, Berfrois, AfterHours, Gugtugu, Rattle, and several others.
Before Karen Brown embarks on a mission, she researches. And so before signing the closing agreement, she made multiple trips, Called her realtor umpteen times, checked the strawberry garden texture In the backyard, tested the soil pH, whether it’d withstand the glorious summer heat beating through the maple leaves. She tasted the mulberries and the […]
INTERVIEWS Eric Shonkwiler interviewed by David Bowen Power & Light Juan Gelacio interviewed by Robert Joe Stout Invisible on Paper ESSAYS Leonard Kress What Kind of Parent Lets a Thirteen-Year-Old Cancel Her Bat Mitzvah? Erinn Seifert Changing FICTION Mollie Boutell Intimates Malcolm Cumming Mere Anarchy Liz Egan Sgt. Lawson Brian Kamsoke Useful Things POETRY Ruth […]