Fall / Winter 2019 Issue

2019 Julia Peterkin Flash Fiction Contest

Winner:

Mourning Dove   by Benjamin Garcia

Honorable Mention:

Distilled Water    by Ethan Joella

Finalists:

My New Young Wife    by Hal Ackerman
Chappaquiddick   by Leah Browning
Pieces   by Kenneth Weene

Regular Features

Fiction:

Golden Boy   by Nina Schuyler
Woman Friend   by Brooke Turner
About St. Louis   by Catherine Uroff

Nonfiction:

I’m Sorry I Said Your Other Name    by Brianne Agnizle
I Can Make You Immortal   by Michelle Renee Hoppe
Coney Island, Baby!   by Áine O’Hare

Poetry:

A Rhapsody: Listening to Landscapes Speak   by Jay Brecker
Of the Hand that Made Me    by Patrice Boyer Claeys
Absence Lights   by John Davis Jr.
How Fast it Grows   by Bill Glose
In the Beginning   by Susan Ludvigson
Portrait of a Heron   by Terri McCord
Escalon, Past the Orchards   by Robin Michel
The Brother   by Eileen Pettycrew
Father’s Dwelling Place   by Victoria Richard

Book Reviews

Fiction:

The Edge of America: A Novel  by John Sealy
Review by Rhonda Browning White

Nonfiction:

Educated  by Tara Westover
Review by Tammy Ortung

Poetry:

Half-Hazard  by Kristen Tracy
Review by Aaron Max Jensen