Volume XVI, No. 1
Cover Art: Leah Renee Gregoire
Table of Contents
Heather Aronson "When the Llama Caught Fire"
Elin Hilderbrand "Top of the World"
Robert Hildt "Katia Goes to Town"
Debi Kelly-Van Cleave "Watching the Door"
Edward Baratta "No, Edward"
Denver Butson "Some Minor Explosions"
Bruce Cohen "Pranks and College Literature"
Robert Gibb "Climbing the Slope"
Jeff Gundy "Right Here, or The Realist Aesthetic"
Athena O. Kildegaard "On the Plaza Before the Basilica of the Virgin of Guadalupe"
Naton Leslie "The Saint Alive"
Elizabeth Rees "Returning from Egypt"
Jonathan Holden "West Marginal Way: Richard Hugo's Poetry as Psychoanalysis"
The Associated Writing Programs Intro Journals Award
Matthew Cooperman "What the World Said"
Brent Cottle "Rijstafel"
Sharon Gerald "Attendance"
Catherine Kasper "From 'Lives of the Saints'"
J. Cailin Oakes "The Dance"
Kathleen Orillion "Maintenance"
C. Lynn Shaffer Two Poems
What We're Reading
Atomic Ghost: Poets Respond to the Nuclear Age edited by John Bradley
After the Rain by Jared Carter
Bad Alchemy by Dionisio D. Martinez