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At the Edge of the Kitchen's Light

Ana Reyes

A 2013 Barthelme Prize Honorable Mention.

Prize in Translation

The winner receives $1,000 and publication in the journal. Two honorable mentions will also appear in issue 27.2, due out in April 2015. All entries will be considered for paid publication as Online Exclusives.

Attempts at Love

"The girl, lovely, nude, and hip-deep in sacred water, couldn’t have known what was happening as the rich man and his friends flew out from behind the brush..."

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