Issue 21

Fresh-Cut Lit & More

Issue No. 21  spring 2018

INTERMEDIA
Nance Van Winckel, The Brownies at Work

POETRY
Lee Sennish, Divorce & Calliope Come Back
Olivia Hu, What Matters is Our Hands
Julia Leverone, Sunspots
† Stuti Pachisia, Mixed Medium Art
Davy Knittle, gravy strain
Martha Zweig, Undersong
Robert Lietz, Patches, from Variable Cycles
Roy Bentley, Train for Glory
Nandini Dhar, Morality Play
John Sibley Williams, The Children
† Nicole Burney, The Day After Brahma Opened One Eye
Daryl Sznyter, The Morning After Another Coming-of-Age Film
Cliff Saunders, Colonizing the World
Matt Muth, 1968
Mary Crow, Suddenly

FLASH
Jessica Lampard, Vacationing After the Divorce
Jules Archer, Pulp
† Ploi Pirapokin, Filter Feeding
 Nikki Stavile, Misveneration of the Saint of Lost Things
Claire Stamler-Goody, Teeth
A.E. Weisgerber, Shaft
 Youssef Helmi, Reflecting
Taylor Lorenzo, How to Climb the Rope in Gym Class & Broken Apology
Joseph Bathanti, Blue Boy
Jonathan Cardew, Senescence
Susan G. Bouchard, Splinter

SHORT STORIES
† 
Avery Bufkin, Fifty-Fifty
Sarah Walker, After Today
Thomas Barnes, Gutshot
Verónica Jordán-Sardi, The Nurses 
Maria Brandt, Frances

CREATIVE NONFICTION
† Charlotte Bausch, Driving Lessons
Susan Knox, The Wall

Kathryn Nuernberger, Before Roses Meant Fire
Mark A. Nobles, The Red Moon
Karen Zey, Second Thoughts

Issue 21 Contributors’ Bios

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Life As Activism
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Travel Essays
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