44.1 | FALL/WINTER 2017


EDITOR: Gail Aronson                                 MANAGING EDITOR: shelley feller

FICTION EDITOR:  Emrys Donaldson        NONFICTION EDITOR: Nabila Lovelace

POETRY EDITOR: Sammi Bryan                 DESIGN EDITOR: Rebecca Brown

ASSISTANT FICTION EDITORS: Chase Burke, Wendy Dinwiddie, shelley feller, Chelsea Klopp, Natalie Lima, Michelle Meyers

ASSISTANT NONFICTION EDITORS: Jake Boyd, Rebecca Brown, Sarah Cheshire, Wendy Dinwiddie, shelley feller, Diamond Forde, Chelsea Klopp, Jenna Lyles, Natalie Lima, Elizabeth Theriot

ASSISTANT POETRY EDITORS: Jake Boyd, Rebecca Brown, Wendy Dinwiddie, Chengru He, Chelsea Klopp, Wyatt McMurry, Jessica Pacitto, Elizabeth Theriot

EDITORIAL ASSISTANTS: Codie Harris, Chengru He, David Russell


Ana Cristina Alvarez: Absolute Zero and Me

Vajra Chandrasekera: Wednesdays

Molly GutmanThe Siren Lady’s Handbook 

Olivia Olsen: Wolfbone

Sabrina Orah Mark: For the Safety of Our Country

Krystal Sanders: Drown

Alex TerrellBlack Dog

Debbie Vance: Choose Your Own

C Pam Zhang: Pollution People


Ellen Adams: I Lose My Grandfather in a Class on Scent

Felicia Rose Chavez: The Colorline

Angela Pelster: A Map to Now

Miguel Angel Ramirez: The New Authentic

Jill Schepmann: What Grows Inside

Rebecca Valley: Kitchen | Sugar Ants 


Annah Browning: After the Butchering

Chekwube O. Danladi: Edmondson and Athol

Paige Lewis: Royal I

Jac Nelson: Nosebleed

Leslie Sainz901200530 (Integer)

sam sax: S A T Y R I A S I S

Lena Khalaf Tuffaha: Dear Miss Sahar | Negotiations

L. VellaHum | Lunulate | Invertebrate | Precipice | Unravel



Farah Al Qasimi: It’s Not Easy Being Seen (7) (cover)

Graphic Writing

Janelle Garcia: Feet to the Flames



Aristilde Kirby: Sonnet Infinitésimal n°3 / Material Girl n°8