Volume 38, Numbers 1&2
Spring/Summer 2017


Drew JohnsonO Luxury
Rachel HochhauserSpeaking to a Quiet Room
Tricia YostSomething Good
Jane RenaudHousework
Colleen O’BrienAll Roads
Caitlin KuehnThe Extraterrestrial Trauma of Glitter 


Shamala GallagherWhen It Is Time to Sell the Pain as a Poem and Poets of Color, I Want My Darker Skin Gold
Randall WatsonFire on the Plains
JD ScottYoungblood and As Concord the Hustlers Sing
Tina BarrMayhem and Einstein’s Floating World
Candace G. WileyAnswers for the Hard Questions and How to Lift Him / That Great Gittinup
Joshua NguyenAunt Peach, by No Means, Bruises Easily
Christopher J. GreggsSee Yourself See Me Too and For Pop to get the seeds for Mama’s coral vine it took him all summer
Addie Tsai [I didn’t believe the other children at first.] and [my twin, the nameless one, wild in the woods]
Casandra LopezHow to Keep Track of San Bernardino’s Homicides and Show and Tell Shame
Annie WoodfordBeauty Shop
Leslie Contreras SchwartzCenote
Analicia SoteloSeparation Anxiety
Jasminne MendezWhen You Ask Me What I Know of Santo Domingo and In the Texas Summer Heat
James D. AutioTherein My Slender Button and Of Misakakojiish
Stalina Emmanuelle VillarrealAttack del Autorretrato: Infidelities of a Self-Portrait and Office Body
Julian RandallVerdict
DeShara Suggs-JoeA Five-Question Survey on Blackness
Lupe MendezUn soñador al momento que le dicen que no (Houston, 12.10.16) and To the Priest Who Told One of My Students That Holding a Forum on Campus Could Make the Kids Act Like “the Savage Latinos” He Saw on TV Burning Trump Piñatas
Kimberly AlidioDearest, I’m Writing from Inside This Place to You Who Are in a Totally Different Place 


Angie CruzExposed
Grace Singh SmithThe Haircut
DeShara Suggs-JoeHome
Renée BranumMlsná
Leslie Contreras SchwartzTimes I Didn’t Say Much 


Michael DemsonMarch, by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell


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