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Let Change – by Claire Coenen

Let Change My home is wonder. In the mind’s eye, winds scatter leaves. Let me accept change. Why do I fight, dread, despair in it? Let change teach me of love and...

It Was 1975 – by Kyle Laws

It Was 1975                                                                            I was supposed to look up the year of the abortion for Linda Lazzarini’s art installation—For Every She, There Is a...
Tovli Simiryan

Excerpt from Skies by Tovli Simiryan

The following short story appears in our Fall/Winter 2018 issue. The single issue is available for purchase in print or digital format.         Out of a clear blue sky, I...

My Gendered Lion, My Suffocated Sky

My body is a golden lion deemed beautiful; he is bricks of gold, forest sunsets, whispers of caramel across the horizon. My body is...
Christine-Valters-Paintner

Excerpt from Cosmos by Christine Valters Paintner

The following poem appears in our Spring/Summer 2018 issue. The entire issue is available for purchase in print or digital format. That first moment, explosion of fire and fury a stampede...