ISSUE SEVEN

Purple and yellow mushrooms.

FICTION

Ice frozen in the shape of a leaf.

THE INN OF FROZEN THINGS
by Lisa Alletson 

A woman's face obscured by a glass of water.

THE CLOSEST THING TO ACID
by Elizabeth Rosen

A silver dragonfly necklace against someone's neck.

EMERGE
by Christine H. Chen, Jessica Klimesh, & Jane Salmons

A street with a gutter next to a fence running downhill.

MY BLOODY SOCKS
by Melissa Alvarado Sierra

A very good god sitting in front of a lake at sunset.
A lynx starring down from the branches of a tree.

THE WONDER
by Dawn Miller

A white cross on the red-brown roof of a church against a blue sky.

BARBIE FOOTBALL
by Joseph Young

A hand reaching into a dryer and pulling out white sheets.

TELL ME
by Lindsey Harding

White snowdrifts.

ADRIFT
by Gerri Brightwell

CREATIVE NONFICTION

Water on a glass mirror.

A MIRROR ESSAY
by Ira Sukrungruang

POETRY

Upturned soil in a trench.

HAND-TO-HAND COMBAT
by Connie Post

Blue paint dripping down a yellow wall.

FOR MY BROTHER
by Annie Przypyszny

Green mossy bark on a tree.

MY WONDER BODY
by Lisa Bellamy

The tusks of a mastodon skull in a museum.

THE SUGAR LOAF MASTODON
by J.R. Solonche

Metal bars of a jungle gym.

SILK
by Peter Krumbach

Red seat of a monorail.

MONORAIL
by Mary Buchinger

Blue surface of a swimming pool with a yellow divider floating at the top.

NO ROOM FOR ME
by Marianne Kunkel

MIXED MEDIA

Blurry tree outside a rainy car window.

IT IS SAID
by Janet Lees

Black and white music sheets.

EXERCISES/PIANO LESSONS
by Rachel Paz Ruggera

A digital map showing locations marked in green and red.

THE PLACES I HAUNT
by Josie Kochendorfer

Shot of the planet Earth in space, showing its green and blue surface.

CONSTANT
by Colm Scully