Issue 25

25f_001    25b_001


“Bali Boys: Mischievous” (6’4” x 4’6″)  |  “Passive” (32″ x 24″)  |  “Excited” (32″ x 24″)

oil on canvas, and oil on rice paper by Don Adleta




Maggie Smith    “Last Night on Earth”   “I Think of You, Eréndira”

Mark Kraushaar    “Prognostic”

Jonathan Weinert    “Cytoplasm, Garden Party, Leonid Shower”

Terry Wolverton    “Outage”

Laura Koritz    “Leviathan”

Todd Davis    “Obituary”

Amisha Patel    “After Plato”

Linda Bamber    “From the Harbor Café”

Valerie Bandura   “Freak Show”   “On the Other Hand”

Joanie Mackowski    “One Afternoon”   “Song”

Mark Conway    “That Was When You Lived”   “Still Life of Dreaming Man with Autopsy”

Brian Leary    “My Penis Is My Sphinx Befuddled by Answers”   “My Heart Is a Lake Loud with Drowning”

Mary Ann Samyn    “In the Countryside of The

Rynn Williams    “Sad Balloon”   “No Vacancy”

CJ Evans    “Necrophagia and the Leopard”   “A Splinter of Glass and the Heavy Boots of Tyrants”

Peter Cooley    “April 24, 2005”

Steve Mueske    “Blue Poem”

Mike White    “Crow”   “In a Station of The Tube”   “Vocation”

Anthony Butts    “Lightning Dance”

Arisa White    “Loving Him Is Like Trying to Solve a Riddle Whose Answer Is Yes and No. No or Yes. You Will Always Be Right and Wrong”

Jennifer Tonge    “The Distance Between Ant Two Points is Infinite”

Lauren Haldeman    “Indigenous Ferns Around the Distillery”

John Rybicki    “This Tape Measure Made of Light”   “Silhouette”

Eric Leigh    “Two Dreams About My Father”

Nance Van Winckel    “Act Normal”   “The Endless Spiel of the D Street Twins”

Ned Foskey    “God’s Jacket”

Seth Abramson    “Clamor for Gods of Myth”   “How I Should Have Died”

Peter Nickowitz    “Screenpoem”

Jean Valentine    “It was women”   “The Leopard”


Kate Lane    “Red Winter”

Caitlin Horrocks    “This Is Not Your City”

Jessica Roeder    “Currency and the Ocean”

Charles McLeod    “How to Start Your Own Midwestern Ghost Town”

Eric Gansworth    “Night in the Ruts”

Porter Fox    “Caribou”


Steven Schutzman    “driver’s side air bag”


Greta Bolger    “Homing Instinct”


Cindy St. John    Linda Hull: Collected Poems by Lynda Hull

Jason Olsen    Echolalia by Deborah Bernhardt

Elizabeth Marzoni    The Miniature Room by Rebecca Dunham

Michael Monje    clown girl by Monica Drake

Jennifer Malesich    Things Are Disappearing Here by Kate Northup

Jody Keisner    The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls

Richard Katrovas    Separate Lives, Poems by Glover Davis