Relentlessly the week-long leak from my sink angers the Grebnikovs below me, Misha coping with joints so painful the concert violinist has forgotten how to saw a bow; Lydia banging on her ceiling/my floor, the broom handle, futile against the drip, but the rat-a-tat-tatting’s a startling imitation of a militia issue Makarov. Moscow never learned […]
J. Patrick Lewis
J. PATRICK LEWIS‘s first book of poems—Gulls Hold Up the Sky—has just been published by Laughing Fire Press. His poems have appeared in Gettysburg Review, New England Review, New Letters, Southern Humanities Review, new renaissance, Kansas Quarterly, Fine Madness, Light Quarterly, and many others.
Issue 3 Fall 2010 JOY AL-SOFI currently teaches English in Hong Kong. She has worked in the high-tech industry and before that practiced law in both Oregon and Texas. Her work includes poetry, fiction and non-fiction and she has been published in the USA and Hong Kong. She has done theater reviews for community radio […]
FEATURED ARTIST Robert MacCready UNTITLED STATEMENT BY THE ARTIST notes on life and work TRANSLATIONS epigrams by Catullus, translated from the Latin by David Macey 1 : : 85 fiction by Ólafur Gunnarsson, translated from the Icelandic by Ólafur Gunnarsson and Steven Meyers THE THAW poetry by Jan Kochanowski and Adam Mickiewicz, translated from […]