ISSUE 2 · SPRING 2009


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C O V E R   A R T

 

Underwater Things

JIM FUESS 

 

Consciousness of the Yellow

Electric Warrior (back cover)

LARRY MATTHEWS

 

 E D I T O R I A L   B O A R D

Editor

COLIN MELDRUM

 

Assistant Editor

MICAH UNICE

 

Readers

MICHAEL LEE

DEVORI KIMBRO

SYNDIE ALLEN

BRANDON IBARRA

GWEN JAMES

 

Language Consultant

MEIRON CRAMER (Hebrew)





F L A S H   F I C T I O N


A Sort of Honeymoon

AARON POLSON


Hands Like Drowned Stars

LAURA MADELINE WISEMAN


Pest

RAVI MANGLA


Tarantula Hawk

J. L. BRAMBLE



S H O R T   S T O R I E S

 

When the World Ends

NICOLE MIYASHIRO

 

Too Far the Sea

LESLEY C. WESTON

 

Slab City

LAURA JOYCE DAVIS

 

Mrs. Piccola’s Hat

Miss Piccola et son chapeau

CLARE GOUBIN

 

The Letter

B. MILLER

 

Pangaea

BRANDON PATTERSON

 

Wayfare

D. T. FRIEDMAN

 

The Lady in the Bay

האדונית במפרץ

LARRY LEFKOWITZ

 

Mark’s Tattoo Parlor

IAN DENNING

 

Voodoo Requiem

PATRICIA MASTRICOLO

 

This Better Go As Planned

MILES KLEE

 

Sugar Pills

LYNN MALEH

 

Burn

BROCK ADAMS

 

 


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D R A M A

 

One to the Head,

One to the Heart

KEN JAWOROWSKI

 

 

P O E T R Y

 

Residue

JACQUELINE WEST

 

Flowers, Shears

MICHAEL SCHMELTZER

 

The Story of Jimmy

Draws-So-Small

ROBIN PATRIC CLAIR

 

Marcus & The Whale

RON D’ALENA

 

The DNA of Carbon

P. A. LEVY

 

from the stones

DAVID McLEAN

 

Self-Portrait with

a Fairy Tale in which

I’m Mostly Eaten

JASON FRALEY

 

The Uncanny

RHIAN WALLER

 

Magic Realists in Love

LINDA ANN STRANG

 

I should not be here

ADITI MACHADOA

 

A Frosted Web in

the Brambles

LAURA LeHEW

 

all is not dead

MARCIA ARIETA