Issue Fifty-Six June 19, 2017

A Tribute and Memory—A Letter from the Editor

Stories:

Shilly-Shallying David Schweidel

273 days before his suicide, Judge Haloran is back on the market Jacqueline Boucher

Sour Toe Justin Herrmann

Dans le bus Alexandre Correa

The Thing With Feathers Sarah Freligh

What Befell Boneyard Zeke James Warner

Our Lady of Lasers Allison Pinkerton

Forks Kevin Matz

Hunger Lucas Southworth

Where the Words Go Tara Campbell

After the Third Notice, the City Shuts Off Our Power Wynne Hungerford

How to be Another Person in Five Days Rebecca Bernard

Pulpo Leigh Camacho Rourks

Geology Katelin Eden

Lucky Number Six John Haggerty

Dream Barbie Mamie Pound

Three Ways of Getting Lost Rebecca Fishow

Encuentro Nocturno Rodolfo Rivas

Interviews with:

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with James Warner by Karen Craigo

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Jacqueline Boucher by Anastasia Berkovich

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with David Schweidel by Jacob S. Knabb

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Justin Herrmann by Jason Teal

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Sarah Freligh by Michael Czyzniejewski

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Tara Campbell by Meagan Cass

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Rebecca Bernard by Leslie Pietrzyk

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Rebecca Fishow by Karen Craigo

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Katelin Eden by Elaine Chiew

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Leigh Camacho Rourks by Karen Craigo

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with John Haggerty by Melissa Frederick

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Kevin Matz by Josh Denslow

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Rodolfo Rivas by Cecilia Llompart

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Lucas Southworth by Christopher Allen

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Alexandre Correa by Michelle Bailat-Jones

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Allison Pinkerton by Shasta Grant

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Wynne Hungerford by Michael Czyzniejewski

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Mamie Pound by Brandon Wicks

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