LETTER FROM THE EDITOR
Introduction to the Transition Issue
Joe Lucido
Photo by Mike Trudeau

ESSAY
Greeting Cards for Cowboys Fans
Lareign Ward

POETRY
Dispatches from the Factory of Sadness
Danny Caine

COMMENTARY
The G—-n St— Warr—s & Other NBA Stories
Matt Paul

POETRY
“Game” and “Small World”
Michael Levan

RUNNING
Beginning in the Middle
Letitia Moffitt
Photo by Greg M. Cooper, USA TODAY