Photo by Nadia Huggins
Photo by Nadia Huggins
Photo by Nadia Huggins


Laura Marris, Jeopardy! 7

Rob MacDonald, In Situ 8

Vanesa Pérez Sauquillo, The Balance, translated by Carina del Valle Schorske 10

Shevaun Brannigan, What if I Don't Even Like You? 32

Michelle Chan Brown, Real Estate 34

Ariel Francisco, Two Poems 36

Mariama Lockington, Two Poems 55

C. Dylan Bassett, Genesis 72

Julia Mounsey, Three Poems 75

Holly Mitchell, Two Poems 108

Mel Burkeet, Two Poems 110

William Kelley Woolfitt, Manzanar Haibun (i) 116

Natalie Eilbert, Liquid Waste: Two Poems 118

Lauro Vazquez, Interventions 120

Emily O'Neill, Two Poems 137

Sophie Klahr, Summer Job, June 140

Sappho, Fragment 31, translated by Sean Lyon, 141

Morgan Parker, Two Poems 149

Robert Schultz, Two Poems 166

Christine Chia, Two Poems 173

Jo Going, Legacy 185

Sam Sax, Two Poems 187

Victoria Lynne McCoy, Two Poems 205

Ron Padgett, Three Girls 208

Michael Derrick Hudson, Climax the Clown Goes to See His Therapist 216

Nina Puro, High Intensity Interval Training 225

Caroline Crew, Two Poems 229


Blair Hurley, The Stories You Tell 13

Jason Manganaro, Yacker and Jennabel 39

Melissa R. Sipin, The First Breath 73

Amy Kurzweil, Quantum Theory and the Entanglement of Oolong 92

Anne Valente, If You Let Me 123

Jacob Appel, The Prophet of Heathridge Hills 152

Gloria Huang, The Cage 175

Justin Bendell, Fire Complex 190

Neil Serven, Wonderland 217


Elisa Gonzalez, An Interview with Nick Flynn 58

Elisa Gonzalez, An Interview with Jericho Brown 78

Michael Sarinsky, An Interview with Jenny Offill 112

Elisa Gonzalez, An Interview with Henri Cole 143


published September 2015