Winter 2021


Wynne Hungerford - It Comes to This

Jennifer Popa - Pity the Mammal Who Accepted the Blessing That Was Never Hers to Keep

Vincent Yu - Private Illusions



Rooja Mohassessy - First Kiss

E. B. Schnepp - it’s christmas in anne boleyns throat

Natasha King - a gate will not remained closed

Despy Boutris - Girlhood

Alison Stine - Planned Community, Southern Ohio

Sean Cho A. - Dogma

Ro Daniels - Number 5


Creative Nonfiction

Amanda Gaines -  Something About Which We Could Talk Forever

Jean Coco - Here, Now


Editorial Staff

Editor: Michael Hurley

Editorial Assistants: Anusha Bansal, Pauline Chang, Brianna Hitchingham, Chris Huller, Sheila Loosevelt, Lydia Lorenzo, Mary Neubauer, Allison Nichols, Shane Peek, Nik Pfanner, Tyshawn Primer, Nia Simpson, Eliza Sullivan, Kerry Taylor, Christel Thompson, Cameron Trejbal, Jeffrey Tolomeo


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