O The first thing I saw was you. Perfect, white, albino cherry you. A white furball, the kind with plastic eyeballs that roll and feet that stick. Innocent, fuzzy, shivering in your white ball. Ψ Then I saw a snake in the same cage as you. Forked tongue, the devil’s pike. Scales, gleaming eyes. Long, […]
YU-HAN (EUGENIA) CHAO was born and grew up in Taipei, Taiwan. She received her MFA from Penn State and currently lives in northern California. The Backwaters Press published her poetry book, We Grow Old, in 2008. To see more of her writing and artwork, please visit www.yuhanchao.com.
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 […]