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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date May 2014 online
Alimentum’s Music Editor, Duane Spencer, has cooked up some tunes that are soundtracks for your tasty reading (sprinkled throughout the issue). Raul Palma’s story “Ropa Vieja” takes us to a Florida-Cuban community prematurely celebrating the end of Castro. Megan Kimble looks at “Cheddar Chex Mix” from every angle with art, musings, and photos.
Don’t miss the work of Featured Fiction Writer Kate Durbin, whose feminism challenges hegemony’s notion of what it means to be a human in the 21st century. Then on Thursday, “100th Generation Texans”, a creative nonfiction piece by Drew Jennings. Friday we brought you a Mixed Media extravaganza, “Sleight of Hand” by JP Sipilä. Enjoy!
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 7, 2014
Bop Dead City’s Issue7 features 2nd Annual Flash Fiction and Poetry Contest winners Ruben Rodriguez and Sarah Ann Winn, along with new poetry by Rhiannon Thorne, Nancy Hightower, and Marie Nunalee, plus a story by Tom Weller.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date May 2014 online
Brevity’s May 2014 issue features brilliant flash nonfiction from Josey Foo, Sonja Livingston, Sydney Lea, Allison Williams, Tim Hillegonds, Rebecca Schwab, Kathryn Nuernberger, Steven Church, Susanne Paola Antonetta, Kelle Groom, Lance Larsen, Sandra Lambert, Joan Wilking, Emily Herring Wilson, and Diana Spechler.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 3, Spring 2014 online
Compose: A Journal of Simply Good Writing is proud to bring you poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, feature articles, and artwork by Ian Duhig, Susan Breen, Simon Perchik, Bobbi Lurie, Julie Paul, Jessica Barksdale, Marion Roach Smith, and others.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 62, 2014
From Africa to China, Pakistan to the Philippines, to locales that are not to be found on any map, this issue interrogates exile as both a literal expulsion or ostracism and, as Primo Levi has it, “the prevalence of the unreal over the real.”
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 25 Number 1, Spring/Summer 2014
december Vol. 25.1 features poetry prize winners Greg Jensen and Dina Elenbogen (judge: Stephen Berg), prose award winners Jim Nichols, Michael Fertik, Garet Lahvis, and Jenny McKeel (judges: Mary Helen Stefaniak and William Kittredge), plus new work by Michael Harper, Mike Ingram, Ira Sukrungruang, Susanna Lang, John Fitzgerald, and more.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 4, Spring 2014
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 5, Spring 2014
Issue five features stories of hunting in Appalachia, art installations at the food bank, and coming of age at the family bakery. Odes to favorite foods, and a historical look at a Southern side add to the mix. Work from seventeen visual artists fuels the issue alongside the written word.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 25, 2014
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date May 12, 2014 online
We’ve got something new and great for you. It’s a story. Straight up. It’s called “Invisible.” Katie Cortese wrote it. We’re pretty pumped about it. Honestly, we think you would be too. We’re not even going to imagine you couldn’t.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 20 Number 2, Spring 2014
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Number 191, 2014
Jonathan Durbin’s “Claire, The Whole World”
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 3 Issue 5, May 2014 online
Fiction Contributors: Neil Serven, L. Niall Murphy, Elizabeth Brown, Edmund Sandoval, and Christian Rees. Nonfiction Contributors: Kathie Jacobson, Melissa Wiley, Elizabeth Evans, and Emily Brooks.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 25, Spring 2014 online
Another electrifying issue brimming with contemporary lit, lit-commentary, and the second half of our supplement, “Bridging the Literary Border.” Also, three works of fantastic fiction by Andrew Forbes, Victoria Hetherington, and Trevor Corkum; powerful new poems by Jessie Jones, Andrew McEwan, Sarah Pinder, Liz Worth, Stevie Howell, and philip Gordon.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 10 Number 2, 2014 online
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 11 Number 2, 2014
Featuring an interview with Marion Winik; fiction by Eric Braun, Louis Cancelmi, Hunter Choate, Gabrielle Hovendon, Amy Kinner, Maurice Carlos Ruffin; nonfiction by JD Irpino, Caitlin Levison McGuire, Eric Tran, Marion Winik; and poetry by John Abbott, Elizabeth Breen, Ronda Broatch, Regina DiPerna, Kate Magnolia Glasgow, Lauren Hilger, and more.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 36 Number 2, Spring 2014
Our Spring 2014 issue is brimming with unique content. This issue features the “Rising Phoenix” contest, with big-name judges David McGlynn, Sarah Gilbert, Jon Crispin, and Saul Lemerond. Features creative work by Andrea Reisenauer, Cole Heyn, Laura Wire, Sarah Chayer, Elizabeth Mastrangelo, Leo Duffy, Craig Evenson, and Emily Engelhard.
Our nineteenth online issue includes short stories from Matthew McEver, Cathy Rose, Christopher X. Shade, Kim Siegleson, and Sarah Jennings; non-fiction from Terry Barr and Rori Leigh Hoatlin; and poetry from Sarah Henning, Maari Carter, Philip Theibert, Dan Jacoby, and Devin Kelly.

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