Summer 2012

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EDITOR
Ann Neelon

FICTION EDITOR
Dale Ray Phillips

ADVISORY AND CONTRIBUTING EDITORS
Carrie Jerrell
Martin Roper

GRAPHIC DESIGN
Jim Bryant

EDITOR, NONFICTION FEATURE
Elena Passarello

MANAGING EDITOR
Christopher Hildebrand

 

MFA EDITORIAL BOARD
Joe Cherven
Wesley Fairman
Lisa Luton
Kara McCombs
Siarra Turner

UNDERGRADUATE INTERNS
Ford Ebling
Samar Hawila

WEBSITE DESIGN
Tony Powell

Summer 2012 features special sections highlighting creative nonfiction and selections from the upcoming Family Portrait: American Prose Poetry 1900 - 1950, White Pine Press, October 2012. Within the pages, you will also find a selection of original poems and fiction, plus reviews of recently published books.

Contents

Editor's Introduction
by Ann Neelon

Original Poems and Fiction

The Golden Fleece
novel excerpt by Lynn Pruett

Theory and Practice of Drum Solos
poem by Al Maginnes

Marriage
poem by Matthew Brown

Our One Year of Knowing the World
story by Devin Murphy

Mother's Hair
poem by Adam Day

Albert the Pig Speaks
poem by Adam Day

Beach House
story by William Torrey

Lip/Shtick
poem by Grace Bauer

The Bat
poem by Grace Bauer

Young Brats at the Piano (after Renoir's "Young Girls at the Piano")
poem by Marianne Kunkel

Too Close
poem by Marianne Kunkel

History, Revised
story by Katie Cortese

Comet
poem by Julie L. Moore

Elegy for Viorica
poem by Julie L. Moore

Salt
poem by Candace Black

Petrochemical Scar
poem by Candace Black

A Costume Party
story by Evan Morgan Williams

Refusing Forgiveness
poem by Dallas Crow

So-so, Also
poem by Aaron Anstett

Wasserspiele
poem by Lee Rossi

Skinned Buck
story by Vince Tweddell

Nonfiction Feature

A Selection from Family Portrait: American Prose Poetry 1900 - 1950
White Pine Press, forthcoming October 2012

Book Reviews

Contributors' Notes