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 […]
P. J. Williams
P. J. WILLIAMS was born and raised in North Carolina, where he taught high school English for three years before moving to Tuscaloosa to pursue his MFA at the University of Alabama. His work appears or is forthcoming in PANK, Salamander, Crab Creek Review, Nashville Review, DIAGRAM, Weave Magazine, Cincinnati Review, and others.
for Shuqualak, Mississippi Whereas the sea creates music, the sky can also bend to the ground & strum the earth apart, leave it totally undone but singing. Afterward, the space the storm leaves between ground & cloud fills with saw teeth & spinning lights. They have a way of cleaning things— of rubbing the sky […]
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 […]