Contributor Index


Acuff, Gale – Ding-dong
Ahlawat, Menkah – I
Akuchie, Michael – Violence
Anderson, Geoff – Grand Canyon
Angelides, Rikki – Departures
Asad, Ayesha – Look, Mama


Bailey, Daniel – Joy Your Heart Against Me
Beliu, Tiffany – Size Matters
Bentayou, Alexandra – Four of us:
Bleyker, Ariana D. Den – My Children Asleep on the Chest of September
Blust, Mela – of the finally dawn
Boggess, Ace – “Isn’t Today Worth Fighting for?”; Vacation; “Would You Stay Calm or Would You Panic?”
Bon, Nicholas – C-60; The Water
Botoman, Eleonor – The Diorama
Brand, Sy – Exorcist, Please
burnette, sally – selected edible mushrooms of north carolina


Carroll, Sheena – Sometimes Dissociation Feels Like Cracking Wrists
Clark, Gray – to every city some man loves me in, pt. I
Cox, Stefani – Fault Lines
Curran, Shelby – my battle scars are pink


Daniels, Maureen – Valerie
Dash, Satya – A fire that sings when doused; Litany
Dodson, P. Claire – a hearing; well, really
Donahue, C.M. – Nomad


Elhassan, Mohamed – a letter to myself: dear,
Ellison, Emily – My cat ate my cactus
Erickson, Terri Kirby – Mockingbirds


Faerstein, Howard – Switchbacks
Fallon, Katherine – Virus Chaser
Folger, Virginia Bach – The Dead Come to Me in Dreams
Folkmire, Lisa – I am told that I have OCD; World View


Gandevivala, Anisa – Siren
German, Mimi – Among Antlers
Grossman, Madeleine – ode; potty training


Habra, Hedy – Or What Does a Tree Know About Aging?
Hammond, Fayce – One Genealogy for De/Colonization
Hoffman, Alicia – History Suggests This Is Only the Beginning; Renoir
Hummel, Allison – Gain Powers and Learn Desperation; I suppose I will never stop thinking


Iannucci, Nancy Byrne – Sap
Illich, Lindsay – Aletheia


Jagodnik, R.W. – Camera
Jones-Luke, Shirley – A Portrait of Michael Brown that Wasn’t Michael Brown


Kennedy, Tallon – Eclipse Hangover / A Month Later
Kim, Eunice – in response to the symptom of apathy; the body’s grief is apocryphal
Kimbrell, Gregory – [Utility] SA
Kiureghian, Leah – Abrahan 6
Kline, Ben – Boy in Repetition
kneifel, emilie – aaah


LaFollette, Kristin – ExigenceI Wrote a High School English Paper on Hand Surgery
Lara, Mateo – Odio (Hate)
LeBlanc, Courtney – Voyeurs
Lee, Tanner –  under my fingernails I write
Leigh, Courtney – The Keeping
Lewinski, Hunter – Usufruct
Li, Xiaoly – Dining at Shangri-La
Licciardi, Bryanna – Fish Love
Lieto, Sara Rose – Bending; Long Winter, New Spring


Macaron, Kristian – Mothra: The Song Remains; Your Blood Is What Builds You
Mcclantoc, Keshia – nature vs. nurture
Mead, Stephen – Not Painting II
Mehta, Jessica – Mourning Lights
Merante, Julia – Alcohol Addiction Is 50% Genetics & 50% Poor Coping Skills
Milner, Ethan – Bodies in Parallax


Newman, Hannah – In the boxes that are left glass apples glaze with dust
Nguyen, Jude – acromantis grandis; ode to section 8 housing
Nixon, Crystalline – Xmas Body Horror
Nordlund, Victoria – Preservation
Norton, Julia – Cipher for Seventh Grade; Don’t Bring This One to Adam


Okaji, Robert – Overlooked
Orr, Max – Interiors


Perchik, Simon – These flowers know which birds sip
Pizappi, Daniel J. – Funeral Dirge with Keys and Horns
Poague, Amy – The Time Inside Our Bodies Keeps Us Young
Pobo, Kenneth – On Facebook Wayne Posts PicturesPetunias
Prihoda, Michael – bb gun


Ransom, Layne – What We Can Bear
Rihn, Andrew and Donora – Apocalypse
Robertson, Louise – Gossip
Rosenbaum, Julia – Flow Cytometry


Sander, Ellen – Aubade 4×4
Sheff, Jake – Reflections of Weddings
Steineger, Ashley – Small Town Living
Sudhakar, Nina – Planar Geometry; Self-Portrait as Cathedral
Sun, Esther – A History of the United States of America


Thomas, Aden – Movie Night in Central Wyoming
Ticknor, Maddie – American Loneliness; Dear Computer; Doomed for Your Approval; Draw a Window for Me; Online Dating
Tierney, Terry – Smelling the Rain
Trattner, Sara – A Well Made Bed


Valente, Joanna C. – When You Ask Me How I Am and I Almost Tell You, I Haven’t Killed Myself Yet
Valente, Stephanie Athena – I’ve Been to Bigger Forests With Even Bigger Secrets
Varvel, Troy – Burial


Weiss, Catherine – Anyway, How Are You; I Think I Know More About the World Than I Used Tononbinosaurus rex; what do dogs know
Wolff, AJ – Thursday


Zangana, Soz – abductor pollicis longus