Winter 2018 Volume 40, Number 2

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

ART

Caroline Kent, A Dark Inquiry (2)

FICTION

Jung Yun, Bloom

Tom Howard, Fierce Pretty Things

Vanessa Cuti, The Guests

Ingrid Keenan, The Snake

Anne Ray, Black Feather

Rachel Kondo, Sachi Bachi

Kartika Budhwar, Pyres

Mallory Laurel, Las Mañanitas

POETRY

Brian Sneeden, Other Fountains

Brian Sneeden, Spell to Divert a Summer

Noah Baldino, Hearing Loss

Esther Lin, The Answer Everyone Wants

Esther Lin, In Durban We Encountered a Problem

Alexis Pauline Gumbs, from Edgegrove

Molly McCully Brown & Susannah Nevison, Post-Op Letters in the Field Between Us

Jan Verberkmoes, Elegy as Conditionality: Hornets Building

Jan Verberkmoes, Body Double

Sara Fetherolf, Little Red Ridinghood's Got Some Legs on Her

R. Cassandra Bruner, Demeter: The Poem as My Mother

Emily Tuszynska, At Home

Leila Chatti, What Will Happen

Alison C. Rollins, mer· cy

Alison C. Rollins, Live Long and Prosper

Alison C. Rollins, Report from Inside a White Whale

Charity Gingerich, Susurrations—

Natalie Wee, Someone in Some Future Time

Mikko Harvey, Spring

Denise Duhamel & Maureen Seaton, Questionnaired

Benjamin Gucciardi, Prayer for the Instant City

Ruth Madievsky, How Easily the Lancet

Mitchell Jacobs, Obsession on a Line by Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Amanda Jane McConnon, Bless Them

Meghann Plunkett, Communion

Meghann Plunkett, Researchers Find that Trauma is Inherited through DNA

Keith S. Wilson, Treatise on Fallen Fruit

NONFICTION

Elizabeth DeMeo, The Making of Marble House Girls

Nina Li Coomes, Magdalene

Jacob Little, Waiting: Questions for a New Patient

Sarah Viren, How to Explain Lesbian Baby-Making to Your West Texas Stylist

Migueltzinta C. Solís, Ever-Guests

 

MASTHEAD

EDITOR

Essence London

CONSULTING EDITOR

Tessa Yang

ASSOCIATE EDITOR

Mariah Gese

FICTION EDITOR

Anthony Correale

ASSOCIATE FICTION EDITORS

Anna Cabe
Mariah Gese
Soo Jin Lee
Irene Zhao

FICTION READERS

Brianna Barnes
Luca Fitzgerald

POETRY EDITOR

Anni Liu

ASSOCIATE POETRY EDITORS

Annise Blanchard
Soleil Davíd
Meredith Irvin
Hannah Kesling

POETRY READER

Anna Cabe

NONFICTION EDITOR

Anne Cabe

ASSOCIATE NONFICTION EDITORS

Gionni Ponce

WEB EDITOR

Meredith Irvin

EDITORIAL INTERNS

Jordan Dalton
Lauren Fazekas
Grace Yang

PRIZE JUDGE

Caitlin Horrocks, 2017 Fiction Prize
Gabrielle Calvocoressi, 2018 Poetry Prize
Bryan Borland & Seth Pennington, 2018 1/2 K Prize

SUBSCRIPTIONS