Issue Fifty-Three

Published September 19, 2016

“The Nature Issue”—A Letter from the Editor
by Tara Laskowski

Stories

The Dead Are Not Hungry by Justin Lawrence Daugherty

A Lesson to You Girls by Shasta Grant

One Degree of Safety by Andrew Gretes

Aufgaben: ein Triptychon by Rupprecht Mayer

Little Plum by Ari Braverman

Nightstands by Cole Meyer

The Sound and the Song by Letitia Trent

Capitalist Brunch by Stevie Edwards

Guardianship by Zach VandeZande

The Nest by Anika Streitfeld

Gun by Ethan Feuer

Egg Baby by Katie Burgess

Safety by Michele Finn Johnson

The Farmers’ Market by Hannah Harlow

The Believer by Curtis Smith

At Sea by Ashley Hutson

My Husband Is Made of Ash by Jennifer Todhunter

Metalhead’s Guitar Lessons by W. Todd Kaneko

Yellow Submarine by Matthew Peipert

House of Mirrors by Paul Crenshaw

My X by Molly Giles

Interviews

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Ari Braverman interviewed by Valerie Vogrin

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Katie Burgess interviewed by Wendy J. Fox

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Paul Crenshaw interviewed by Justin Brouckaert

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Justin Lawrence Daugherty interviewed by Michael Don

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Stevie Edwards interviewed by Jason Teal

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Ethan Feuer interviewed by Dennis Norris II

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Molly Giles interviewed by Julia Brown

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Shasta Grant interviewed by Tara Laskowski

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Andrew Gretes interviewed by Dinah Cox

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Hannah Harlow interviewed by Hananah Zaheer

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Ashley Hutson interviewed by Madeline Anthes

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Michele Finn Johnson interviewed by Shasta Grant

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with W. Todd Kaneko interviewed by Karen Craigo

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Rupprecht Mayer interviewed by Christopher Allen

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Cole Meyer interviewed by Matt Rowan

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Matthew Peipert interviewed by A.A. Balaskovits

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Curtis Smith interviewed by Michael Czyzniejewski

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Anika Streitfeld interviewed by Benito Vergara

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Jennifer Todhunter interviewed by Reem Abu-Baker

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Letitia Trent interviewed by Ryan Ireland

Smoke and Mirrors: An Interview with Zach VandeZande interviewed by Shelly Weathers