Summer 2021: Vol. 49, Issue 3

CONTENTS

Editor’s Note by Jason Kyle Howard

FICTION

Reshmi Hebbar
Ultraviolet

Devon Capizzi
The Husband Tree

CREATIVE NONFICTION

Alison Condie Jaenicke
The Search for a Different Marvin Gardens

Randolph Thomas
Chasing the Train

POETRY

Katelyn Joy Wilkinson
Feasting
Striking Distance
Aubade at late night trailhead with tarantulas

Andrew K. Clark
Treebeard

José Enrique Medina
Blind

Cassie Premo Steele
Strawberry Time

Elizabeth Estochen
Wet July

Andrew Gudgel
Second Date

Noah Davis
In the Spring When my Beloved is Away

Kelly McQuain
Argus

Elizabeth Upshur
The Death Spiral
Persona Poem of the Shakespearean Witchnurse in A Winter’s Tale

James Ramsey
Practice, Practice, Practice

Dana Wildsmith
Garden Hoe

John Mark Ballenger
Oxycodone

Frederick Wilbur
Sliver

INTERVIEW

Robert Gipe by Silas House

BOOK REVIEWS

Holding On to Nothing (Elizabeth Chiles Shelburne) by Karen Salyer McElmurray

Merciful Days (Jesse Graves) by Melissa Helton

How Fire Runs (Charles Dodd White) by Randi Adams

COVER PHOTOGRAPH

Juniper Haircut Moss by Jeremy Paden