Issue 14: Winter/Spring 2019 | Masthead

Essays

Word From the Editor

Alone in Company

Migrations

Girl’s Dresser – 1991

Fiction

Laundry Lessons

Again Undine

Making Reubens

Bandar

Do You Wanna Dance?

Walking Down the Grain

In the Yard

Poetry

Sasha Fierce asks ‘Why Don’t You Love Me?’

Q & A

Portrait of a Slave-Owner’s Wife

Architectural Integrity & Aretha Franklin Has Died

Mayhem—Arrival and Departure

In Champaign, Illinois

Elegy, yet again

Poem in Which You Are the Church

Can You Remove Your Necklace During Work Hours?

Plaza Hospicio Cabañas (Guadalajara)

Writing for Young People

Hombrecito

Chicken

Katie’s Songs

Drought

irl

The Players

Lunch Special

Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich, Author of The Fact of a Body

Interviews

Ben Loory, Author

Jeff Shotts, Editor

Khadijah Queen, Author, Poet

David Ulin, Author, Critic, Editor

Francesca Lia Block, Author

Creative Nonfiction

Sex Matters

Counting the Beats

Never

Reflections

Hear and Release

Crabbing

Area of Concern

The Right of Way

Flash Prose

How to Brew Tea for a Funeral

Plastic

Magic

O’er the Fields

The Boy Who Loved Red Bishops Too Much

Butterfly

The Four Walls

Diana Woods Memorial Award in Creative Nonfiction

Playing House

Polar Nights

Betrayed by Blood

Art

Reimagining My City: Mixed Media

Migrations: Mixed Media

Beyond the Black, Brown and Gold: Mixed Media

Bacon Watercolors: Painting

I Am a Magic Carpet: Mixed Media

Human.Male.Black.: Acrylic Paintings

Floating in the Upmost Corner: Photography

Natural and Organic: Oil Paintings

Gabo Prize for Literature in Translation & Multilingual Texts

Excerpts from Poems from My Diary

Wulf & Eadwacer

Translation

We Were the New Era

Excuse Us & The Dead People of Mogadishu

The Rapids

The Fourth Astral Plane & We Have Arrived

Tights & Buttons