Introducing Issue 1!
After several years of publishing in a fluid, blog-roll format, we have switched to a serial format and re-built our home on the web. Issue 1 contributors include Kim Addonizio, Ann Lauterbach, D.A. Powell, Nick Flynn, Bianca Stone, Robert Pinsky, and many other wonderful writers and artists. Each adds his or her own brand of magic to our virtual pages. Many thanks to all of them for having faith in us. And welcome, readers—we hope you enjoy the issue!
New comics from the poet and artist whose book, Someone Else's Wedding Vows, (Tin House/Octopus Books), has been getting great reviews this year.
ESSAYSThe Aesthetics of Nostalgia:
Ashbery's Cornell-like Poems
by Andrew Michael Field
Reviewed by Ruben Quesada & Brian Kornell
by Jacek Gutorow (trans. Piotr Florczyk)
Reviewed by Gina Barnard
“Huleikat—The Third Poem about Dicky"
by Lisa Grove