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Volume 25.1

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Our Spring/Summer 2014 issue is available now, featuring the winners of the inaugural december awards.

Following is a complete list of the work included in the latest issue.                           (Signing in below will activate the links to read the contest-winners online.)

december awards

Greg Jensen
Anybody Mentions the Pope (Winner, Poetry)

Dina Elenbogen
A New Year (Honorable Mention, Poetry)

Jim Nichols
Owls (Winner, Fiction)

Michael Fertik
Hunting in Nangarhar (Honorable Mention, Fiction)

Garet Lahvis
NQR (Winner, Nonfiction)

Jenny McKeel
Saigon (Honorable Mention, Nonfiction)

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Dehlia Ackley
Family As . . . 

Jeffrey Alfier
Sabbath Crow

Peggy Aylsworth
As In The Sound Of Words
As Walls Come Down

Tanya Bomsta

Kerry Carnahan
To A Soldier
Roland’s Mother Bakes

Tobi Cogswell
Winter League
Rachel On The Morning Of What Would Have Been
Her Tenth Anniversary

Christopher Cokinos
The Difficult Crossing

Kallie Falandays
Hearing Crying In Houses Is Normal

John Fitzgerald
Smoke & Stone Grant An Interview

Jonathan Greenhause
The Future-Without-Me
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A Ballroom, Without The Dancers
All Of Our Different Selves

Michael S. Harper
Favella: Rio On The Run! Trust In
Homestead Improvised! (Together)

Jen Karetnick
Brief Sonnet On Collecting Deviled Egg Plates
Recipe For Mithridatism

Susanna Lang
Flood Stage

Jeanne Morel
Night Sweats

Larissa Nash
Lily, Trapped In Limbo
I Am Wolf

Paul Nelson
Love’s Accident

Richard King Perkins II
Fencepost Of Salvation

Frederick Pollack
A Poet Of My Youth
The Lamp Bearers

Dawn Robinson
An Artist’s Childhood

Tim Suermondt
Woman Near A Lantern

Ira Sukrungruang
The Physics Of Lamentation
Someone Told Me We All Die

Harold Whit Williams
Day After Christmas Blues Poem
Time Out


Ron Austin
Freezer Burn

William Cass
Nazca Lines

Mike Ingram
The Ruling Classes

Craig O’Hara
New World Record


Tabitha Blankenbiller
Sudden Dust

Karen Holman
Vanishing Act


Béatrice Coron
Cover Art

Christine Hiebert
Works On Paper

Maria Porges