43.2 Spring 2019

Our current issue features fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and artwork from: Katherine Zlabek, Erika Cavanagh, Safia Elhillo, Shakthi Shrima, Cherene Sherrard, Marlin Jenkins, Scott Brennan, and many more.

This project was supported [in part] by the Ohio Arts Council, which receives support from the State of Ohio and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Art Feature

Selections from the Series Drive

Scott Brennan



I Seek You

Katherine Zlabek



The Last Nude Photographs

Erica Cavanagh



Summer Triangle

Safia Elhillo

Against Teleology

Simone Muench and Jackie K. White

Portrait as Landscape: Of grisly, of lovely

Simone Muench and Jackie K. White


Simone Muench and Jackie K. White

Yelp Page for My Cunt

Shakthi Shrima

baltic springtime

Karyn Anne Petracca


Linnea Nelson


Geoff Anderson


Cherene Sherrard

Oracle at Venice Beach 1995

Cherene Sherrard


A. Loudermilk

6 ways to use a bank lobby pen

Dujie Tahat

Sonata for November

Samn Stockwell

1999, or The Year of Mulberry

Gavin Gao

Mirror Stage Phase 1

Laura Bylenok

Day 30

Laura Bylenok

Pokédex Entry #425: Drifloon → #426: Drifblim

Marlin M. Jenkins

Premonition of a Break-Up Before Buttering Lamb Chops

Hera Naguib


Rage Hezekiah


On Mercy and Justice: An Interview with Lacy M. Johnson

Sophie Newman


Notes on Contributors