Issue 9 Summer 2015 PAUL ADLER received his MFA from Columbia University, where Matthew Zapruder selected his thesis manuscript as winner of the 2012 David Craig Austin Prize. Paul currently works as the Assistant Editor of Westchester Magazine. JACOB M. APPEL is the author of the novels The Biology of Luck and The Man Who Wouldn’t Stand Up. His fourth collection […]
IRENE TURNER is the co-screenwriter of the Showtime drama An American Crime, starring Catherine Keener, Ellen Page, and James Franco. The New York Times named it “One of the best television movies in years.” Previously, Irene produced the Sundance hit Billy’s Hollywood Screen Kiss and directed the feature film The Girls’ Room, called “a terrific discovery” by the L.A. Times. It played thirty-four festivals worldwide, winning eight prizes before premiering on Showtime. An L.A.-based writer, Irene is a member of Mystery Writers of America and the Writers Guild of America, west.
Paraguay, 2004 The customs agent stopped cleaning his revolver and picked up Donna’s passport. Stared at her picture and back at her. Smug and pompous and aware of his posturing, he eyed her up and down. Donna knew better than to start babbling her cover story: the power stayed with the one who spoke last. […]
NONFICTION David Kirby Photos by Barbara Hamby Cows and Wows: Why India Works Depite Itself and What We Can Learn from Its Example INTERVIEW Garnett Kilberg Cohen Interviewed by Okla Elliott Freshness, Craft, and Time FICTION Jacob M. Appel Gable’s Whiskers David Armstrong Gracile Laurie Blauner The Solace of Monsters Garnett Kilberg Cohen Bad […]