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Understorey Magazine tells stories of women's lives through poetry, fiction, cnf and visual art. Issue 13 is our Blood Issue. Contributors share candid stories of childbirth, miscarriage, violence, illness and the secrets of family bloodlines.

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 15 Number 1, 2018

Vallum Issue 15:1 “Memory and Loss” features poetry by D.M. Thomas, Phoebe Wang, John Kinsella, plus the winning poems from the Vallum Award for Poetry 2017, reviews of Sina Queyras’ My Ariel, Jay Ritchie’s Cheer Up, Jay Ritchie, Gillian Sze’s Panicle, and Canisia Lubrin’s Voodoo Hypothesis, and artwork by Vivian Maier.

Serving Tales from the Café

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 40 Number 1, Summer 2018
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 67 Number 2, 2018
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Number 39, Spring 2018

Featuring work by Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint, Alicia Cole, Brandon Melendez, and C.C. Russell, an interview with Chloe N. Clark, and art by Kaelin Ian Cooper.

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 45, Spring 2018 online

Poetry by Megan Blankenship, Kate Gaskin, Alejandro Lemus-Gomez, Brittney Scott, and more; fiction by Destiny Birdsong, Kelcey Edwards, Dan Leach, James Ulmer, and others; and nonfiction by Guy Choate, Kathy Davis, Colin Rafferty, and more. Also find three book reviews this issue.

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 12 Number 1, 2018
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Number 96, Spring 2018
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 4 Issue 2, April 2018 online
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 71 Number 1, Spring 2018

Fiction: In Sieren Damsgaard Ernst's "Beijing," there’s no escaping complicity; Essays: Dean Flower examines abolition and immigration in Thoreau, and Robert Crossley makes the case for Paradise Lost; poems by Katerina Anghelaki-Rooke, Rafael Campo, David Ives; Clinton Bailey’s stories from life with the Bedouins; lots of book reviews/ arts reviews.

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 21 Issue 2, Winter 2017-18
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 16 Number 1, Spring 2018

Featuring Anthony Botti, Josie George, Miriam C. Jacobs, Noel Sloboda, and many others.

While the pieces in our May 2018 issue span theme, time, and place, one common thread you'll find in a few of them is identity and self-discovery. Miranda Campbell, Suchita Chadha, William Dameron, Amy Fish, Meredith Jeffers, Jeffrey Seitzer, Mireya S. Vela, John Carr Walker, and Ryder S. Ziebarth.

Louisiana Literature 35.1 contains a special section celebrating the New Orleans Writing Marathon. The issue also contains poetry by Sandra Marchetti, Adam Vines, Angie Macri, and others, as well as prose by Kim Stafford and Richard Louth.

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 12 Issue 2, April 2018 online

In this issue, we have wonderful work by Susan Tepper, Maggie Rehr, Paula Cisewski, and interview with E.J. Koh, artwork by Carlos Franco, and more!


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