Summer 2018: Vol. 46, Issue 3

CONTENTS

Editor’s Note by Jason Howard

FICTION

Chris Holbrook
     Surface Level

Lois Wolfe
     Maxims in Winter

CREATIVE NONFICTION

Hal Crowther
     The Tennessee Kid

POETRY

Nicole Stockburger
After Planting Okra in Midsummer
Full Flower Moon

Jeff Hardin
     The Wrecker Lot
     Being in Your Own Mind

Eric Janken
     Halm Ave, Los Angeles

Bryce Berkowitz
     Summertime Chi

Savannah Sipple
     What We Tell Ourselves
     [Jesus Rides Shotgun]

Mary Jane White
     Rivalry
     Summer: With a Magnet
     Forsythia

Susan O’Dell Underwood
     God as Edie

David Salner
     Swallow Falls
     Chaff

Jane Miller
     Resignation
     Reckoning

Kelsey Solomon
     Ars Poetica, Appa-latch-uh

INTERVIEW

A Conversation with bell hooks and Fenton Johnson

CRAFT ESSAY

Rebecca D. Elswick
Magical Realism with an Authentic Voice

BOOK REVIEWS

Jaws of Life (Morris) by Emily Masters

COVER PHOTOGRAPH

Bottle Rocket by Josh Ness