17.1 - Winter/Spring 2005

Table of Contents

Authors in this issue: Sculptures by Chris Powell, Michael Martone, Joshua Poteat, Marha Ronk, Terrance Hayes, Campbell McGrath, Dean Young, Ilya Kaminsky, Sophie Cabot Black, Keya Mitra, Ted Mathys, Jennifer Militello, Ethan Paquin, Giuseppe Taurino, Adrian Matejka, Bobbie Lurie, Deborah Landau, Sandra Lim, George Looney, Darin Ciccotelli, Jonathan J. Clarke, Srikanth Reddy, Brian Teare, Karen Volkman, Susan Wheeler, Jericho Brown, Judith Taylor, Laura Solomon, Paisley Rekdal, David Rivard, Sasha West, Jason Koo, Matt Zambito, Kirsten Kaschock, Oona Patrick, Sonja Livingston, Wendy Sanford, Julie Wade, Dan Beachy-Quick, Karen Anderson, Deane Lindsey Kern, Matt Williamson, Ellen Litman, Cary Holladay, Stephanie Reents, Dominic Smith, Tim Weed, Erica Bernheim, Stephen Burt, Joan Houlihan, James Hoch, Allison Eir Jenks, Bay Anapol, Sally Keith, Tony Hoagland, Brian Henry, Robin Ekiss, Victoria Chang, Melissa Ginsburg, Johannes Goransson, Thomas Heise, Joanna Klink,

Fiction

are you still my girl

Bay Anapol

Fiction

Mr. Wind

Cary Holladay

Fiction

In the Man-Free Zone

Ellen Litman

Fiction

Contributor's Note (1)

Michael Martone

Fiction

Contributor's Note (2)

Michael Martone

Fiction

Contributor's Note (3)

Michael Martone

Fiction

Love For Women

Stephanie Reents

Fiction

Tower Eight

Tim Weed

Fiction

Discarded Notions

Matt Williamson

Non-Fiction

Aunt June's Revenge

Deane Lindsey Kern

Non-Fiction

Ghostbread

Sonja Livingston

Non-Fiction

Timeline: A Memoir

Oona Patrick

Non-Fiction

Pecans

Wendy Sanford

Non-Fiction

Black Fleece

Julie Wade

Poetry

Hound

Karen Anderson

Poetry

Twining of Twinings

Dan Beachy-Quick

Poetry

Dear Baby, Love Here Is Cornfed

Erica Bernheim

Poetry

Reaching for the Lamp

Sophie Cabot Black

Poetry

Threshold

Sophie Cabot Black

Poetry

Help With Your Plant Questions

Stephen Burt

Poetry

$4.99 All You Can Eat Sunday Brunch

Victoria Chang

Poetry

Portrait of Houdini with Wife

Robin Ekiss

Poetry

A Bowling Ball Desires Weightlessness

Melissa Ginsburg

Poetry

The Twentieth Century

Johannes Goransson

Poetry

Wind in a Box

Terrance Hayes

Poetry

Talk

Terrance Hayes

Poetry

Horror Vacui

Thomas Heise

Poetry

Submarine

Brian Henry

Poetry

Dialectical Materialism

Tony Hoagland

Poetry

Judith and Holofernes

James Hoch

Poetry

What Was Once Between Us

Joan Houlihan

Poetry

The Future of Science

Allison Eir Jenks

Poetry

Man-Made

Kirsten Kaschock

Poetry

Fist

Sally Keith

Poetry

Mariana Trench

Joanna Klink

Poetry

Air Travel

Deborah Landau

Poetry

Loveliest Grotesque

Sandra Lim

Poetry

Figures We're Meant to Believe In

George Looney

Poetry

Traveling North

Bobbie Lurie

Poetry

from Looking for the Cantos

Adrian Matejka

Poetry

Faulty Ghazal

Campbell McGrath

Poetry

Tony Hoagland

Campbell McGrath

Poetry

The Museum of Being Born

Jennifer Militello

Poetry

Rustic I

Ethan Paquin

Poetry

Grass Meditation

Joshua Poteat

Poetry

Section E

Srikanth Reddy

Poetry

Letter Written in the Snow

Paisley Rekdal

Poetry

Last Day of August

David Rivard

Poetry

She'd Slept So Long

Marha Ronk

Poetry

Original Concept

Laura Solomon

Poetry

Boo

Judith Taylor

Poetry

An Essay to End Pleasure

Brian Teare

Poetry

Sonnet

Karen Volkman

Poetry

Sad Steps

Susan Wheeler

Poetry

Convection Cell

Dean Young

Poetry

The Capital

Matt Zambito

Editor's Note

Santa Monica Homesick Blues: Rebecca Donner's…

Jonathan J. Clarke

Editor's Note

I Think I Should Speak Now: Joey Goebel's The…

Giuseppe Taurino