Tat tuam asi (You are this: that is, you are one and the same as all that surrounds you; you are the thing in itself) He who knows he is one with God achieves Nirvana: a Nirvana in which all darkness is illuminated; dizzying expansion of human consciousness, which is only a projection of the […]
ETHAN MADARIETA was born in the small town of Grandview, Idaho. He lived in Mexico City, where he studied chilango, and Euskadi, where he studied euskara. He co-produces the monthly poetry journal Poetry Brothers and is currently working on a novel, and a short story trilogy concerned with the U.S./Mexico border and literary theory. He is a graduate student at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Comparative Literature and Translation, and has been working as a hairstylist at H2O Salon since 2009. He aspires to be a novelist, poet, hairstylist, and professor—simultaneously.
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 […]