Issue 6: Winter/Spring 2015 | Masthead


Days After

Word From the Editor


How He Leaves You

The Walls Are Too Blank, The Holes Are Too Deep

The Wife of Michael Cleary

A Nest of Arms


I call the suicide hotline

Dear Masha (to the one I once called Peanut):


Anatomy Lab

Heart-Shaped Box


What It’s Like When You Escape


L’Heure Bleue

Ars Poetica (Or: Walking in Lines with Five Feet)

At the Museum of Modern Art

Writing for Young People

I Love You, I Hate You, Don’t Leave

The Magic Hour

The Uninvited Guest

The Blue Frog of the Blue Moon

Lunch Special

Antonia Crane, Author of Spent


Blas Falconer, Poet

Janet Fitch, Author

Dana Gioia, Poet

Jill Marr, Literary Agent

Anne Ursu, Author

Creative Nonfiction

Weird Gelatinous Things

The Water Understands


Wander, Lost

Wet Glass Plates

All Hallow’s Evening

Flash Prose

Come Spring & Articulation

Diana Woods Memorial Award in Creative Nonfiction

Dad Died


Requiem for a Marriage


Weighing the Rain: Archival Pigment Prints

Joyful Canvases: Mixed Media

How Beautiful is Thy Dwelling: Digital Photography

The Big Bang: Digital Photography

Portraits: Oil Paintings

Unmasked: Oil Paintings

Color Tectonics: Photo Collages

Cross-Cultural Narratives: Mixed Media

Gabo Prize for Literature in Translation & Multilingual Texts

Records of Rage

Five Poems

Among the Trobairitz


Little Street for Sex

The Child Who Had No Wings

New York Kaleidoscope

From the Diary of Madame Mao


Three Poems

No Voy a Forget

Coiffure / Hair-do, Deficit Spending, Pouf Tossed Salad

Papeles / Papers

Six Minutes