Issue 8 Summer 2014 HANNAH DELA CRUZ ABRAMS received the 2013 Whiting Writers’ Award for her novella The Man Who Danced with Dolls and her memoir-in-progress The Following Sea. She has also been accorded a Rona Jaffe National Literary Award and a North Carolina Arts Council Fellowship. Her work has most recently appeared in, or is forthcoming from, Oxford American, Waccamaw, and Southern […]
GRAHAM GUEST teaches in the Literature Department at Dominican University of California. He lives with his wife and daughter in the San Francisco Bay Area.
His band, Moses Guest, is still making music.
(1) I don’t know her real, legal name: her name at birth. Once, I thought it was Marion Bush, but that turned out to be wrong. Oddly, my dad doesn’t know, either. (2) I don’t know who her parents, grandparents, etc., were. (3) I don’t know if she had any siblings. (4) I don’t know exactly […]
(1) I know she was born on January 19, 1923, and she will die in the Fall of 2008, at eighty- five years old. (2) I know she was originally from New Jersey, maybe near Teaneck. (3) I know there was a black and white photograph taken of her naked on a leopard-skin rug in […]
EDITORS‘ INTRODUCTION Paul Crenshaw & Okla Elliott Special Nonfiction Issue FEATURED ARTICLE David Kirby photos by Barbara Hamby Who Made That Wooden Horse, and What’s It Doing on Our Beach? What Greece Needs Now ESSAYS Hannah Dela Cruz Abrams Letter to Laurena Amy Gigi Alexander From Lost to Loved in Bihar Robert Cowan Close Call […]