44.1 Feature: Craft Essay by L. Vella

L. Vella has poems that have appeared in or are forthcoming from Spork, Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, Birdfeast, and Sugar House Review. She is a graduate of the Iowa Writer’s Workshop and currently lives and works in Iowa City. Dear Kaleidoscope: On...
44.1 Feature: Craft Essay by Jill Schepmann

44.1 Feature: Craft Essay by Jill Schepmann

Jill Schepmann’s work has appeared in Parcel, Midwestern Gothic, Afro-Hispanic Review, and NPR’s All Things Considered, and in 2013 one of her stories received a notable mention in The Best American Essays. She has been a regular contributor to This Week...
44.1 Feature: sam sax Reads S A T Y R I A S I S

44.1 Feature: sam sax Reads S A T Y R I A S I S

sam sax is the author of Madness (Penguin, 2017) winner of The National Poetry Series and ‘Bury It’ (Wesleyan University Press, 2018) winner of the James Laughlin Award from the Academy of American Poets. He’s received fellowships from the NEA, Lambda Literary, &...
44.1 Feature: A Craft Essay by Alex Terrell

44.1 Feature: A Craft Essay by Alex Terrell

Alex Terrell is pursuing her Master of Arts in English at the University of Maine, Orono and is currently researching prospective MFA and PhD programs. Her research interests include representations of individuated Black experience and Black bodies, magical realism,...
44.1 Sneak Peek: ROYAL I by Paige Lewis

44.1 Sneak Peek: ROYAL I by Paige Lewis

Paige Lewis is the author of the chapbook Reasons to Wake You (Tupelo Press, 2018). Their poems have appeared or are forthcoming in American Poetry Review, Ploughshares, The Georgia Review, Best New Poets 2017, and elsewhere. Right-click and “open image in new...