FEATURED ARTIST José Ð Almeida Scenes of Catharsis: A Gallery NONFICTION Bobby Neel Adams The King of Sixth Street Rebecca Cook Yellow Cake Joanna L. Grisham The Stranger Bryan Paiement Reserved for the Son FICTION Tetman Callis Yttat Michelle Davis Broken Jacob Doyle If You Were the Ice Jeff Friedman Seeing Letitia Micah Dean Hicks […]
Jason Lee Brown
JASON LEE BROWN is Series Editor of New Stories from The Midwest (Indiana University Press) and a contributing editor of River Styx. His writing has been nominated for six Pushcart Prizes and appeared in numerous literary journals, most recently The Literary Review, The Journal, Ecotone, Crab Orchard Review, and KROnline. He teaches writing at Eastern Illinois University and earned a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
“…to have some corn with your corn.” — Michael Pollan, The Omnivore’s Dilemma 1. The family’s unsatisfied appetite* moans morning and night. Father and Mother slumber off the mattress* hungry for more food*. Daughter and Baby stay warm between comforters* and linens*. * Cob: the plant’s most valuable product. * We are proud America’s number one […]
Issue 6 Fall 2012 BOBBY NEEL ADAMS is a photographer living in New York. After getting picked up by the cops at LaGuardia Airport while he was photographing airplanes he wrote his first story, “How I Spent My Fifty-Third Birthday.” It was published with photo illustrations in DAMn Magazine (Brussels) in 2007. In 2009, Adams suffered two […]