Art by Marty D. Ison
Art by Marty D. Ison


Tara Laskowski

Managing Editor

Christopher Allen

Art Directors

Ashley Inguanta

Alexander C. Kafka

Coordinating Editor

Shasta Grant

Associate Editors

Tyrese L. Coleman, blog editor

Meghan Phillips, social media and marketing editor

Virgie Townsend, blog editor

Brandon Wicks, special projects

Interview Editors

Karen Craigo

Michael Czyzniejewski

Publisher and Founding Editor

Dave Clapper


Josh Denslow, Jan Elman Stout, Huan Hsu

Global Flash Series Editors

German: Christopher Allen (on a rolling basis)

French: Michelle Bailat-Jones (on a rolling basis)

Swahili: John Obwavo (submissions open June 1, 2017)

Hebrew: Ilana Masad (submissions open September 1, 2017)

2017 Kathy Fish Fellow

Allison Pinkerton

Cover Artist

Issue 56’s cover is by Ashley Inguanta. Ashley is the author of three collections: The Way Home (Dancing Girl Press 2013), For The Woman Alone (Ampersand Books 2014), and Bomb (Ampersand Books 2016). Her work has most recently appeared in The Rumpus, The Florida Review, Artborne Magazine, Bartleby Snopes, and Paper Nautilus. Last year she received an Orlando Weekly “Best Of” award for her poetry. When she’s not writing, you can find her teaching at Valencia College, Writer’s Atelier, and Sunlight Yoga.








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