Summer 2020

Creative Nonfiction

Jeffrey Liao - The Republic of Salt 

Giles Scott - In Everything Enchanted There's an Element of Trust



Soramimi Hanarajima - Transmutability

Kim Magowan - Not Talking



Geoff Anderson -  Self-Preservation

Robert Carr - I'm Reminded of What I've Forgotten

Crystal Ellefsen - When my magic runs dry

Matthew E. Henry - an open letter to my well-intentioned white educators: past, present, and future

Brad Kavo - Tin Can Man

Jennifer Met - Stranger on a Nude Beach and Tabula Rasa

Jeffrey Perkins - The Way Things Are Now

Jeremy Rock - Transcontinental

G. J. Sanford - What I Don't Know (About My Mother)

Adam D. Weeks - Instructions for Care

Corey Zeller - Vows


Editorial Staff

Editor: Zachariah McVicker

Editorial AssistantsDaniel Aguilar, Nia Ali-Valentine, Mariela Bautista, Allison Connelly, Paige Connor, Treyton Jansen, Autumn Latus, Jason Lauridsen, Luke Madden, Logan Mitzel, Christopher Nied, Bryan Pedraza, Natalie Sendun, Brianna Vargas-Gonzalez, Sarayah Villasenor, Anna Witte


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