Issue forty Date of Publication February 1, 2016.
Individual pieces Copyright © 2016 by their respective creators

Editor: Mark Young

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Susanna Lakner

Philip Byron Oakes
Five Poems

Sheila E. Murphy
Four Poems

Jack Galmitz
Ten Visual Pieces & A Poem

Richard Kostelanetz
The Aggregated Name
Kosti's Divine Comedy

Bill Wolak
Five Collages

Kyle Hemmings
Five Photographs

Jim Meirose
At The Race Change Clinic

Pete Spence
Four Poems

Marco Giovenale & Jim Leftwich
Four Visual Poems

John Crouse & Jim Leftwich
Acts 8301-8320

Jim Leftwich
Eleven Visual Poems

Jim Leftwich & John M. Bennett
Six Visual Poems

Louise Landes Levi
Five Poems
X, A Passionate Love Affair

Sanjeev Sethi
Three Poems

Craig Cotter & Lan Yuan-Hung
Four Poems with Visuals

Owen Vince

Steve Timm
from Rule of Composition

Raymond Farr
Three Poems

Pat Nolan
Five Poems + Two Translations
Philip Whalen; Beset by Irony

Olivier Schopfer
The Case for Stairs

Jared Chipkin

Emma Smith
A Smuggler's Trade
A Smuggler's Trade (cont'd)

Joel Chace
from IQ

Diana Magallón
Three Visual Poems

Mark Cunningham
Four x [sort] + A longer poem

Colin Campbell Robinson
some equations

Martin Edmond
Three Prose Pieces

Chris Wells
Three Visual Poems

David Adès
Three Poems

Allen Forrest
Francis Bacon Revisited

Christopher Crew
Three Poems

Sarah Katharina Kayß
Seven Ceilings

Melanie Dunbar
Three Poems

Sabine Miller
Floragrams: Five Doors
Illuminated Floragrams

Kirsten Kaschock
from Circle of Fifths

Bobbi Lurie

Willie Smith
Three Prose Pieces


Joshua Baird

dan raphael
Four Poems

Susan Laura Sullivan
Love the sway . . .

John M. Bennett
Ten Pieces of Vispo

John M. Bennett & Scott MacLeod
Three Visual Poems

John M. Bennett & Thomas M. Cassidy
Seven Pieces of Vispo

John M. Bennett
Text Poems
More Text Poems

Dennis Vannatta
On Puget Sound

Heath Brougher
Five Poems

Lakey Comess
Four Poems

Keith Kumasen Abbott
Three from Philip Whalen
Three from Jack Kerouac

Laurel L. Perez
Clan of the Crooked Teeth

Patrick Cahill
Four Prose Poems

Darren C. Demaree
What The Gun Eats #15

Jesse Glass
yOU WiLl nOT WEaR tHe nIgHtMaRe liKE a mASk

Anne Gorrick
from Conceit

Shataw Naseri
As the sun of my thirtieth year

Francesca Jurate Sasnaitis
Four Fables

Joe Milford

Scott MacLeod
Four Poems

Shawn Haggerty
To Win the Loyalty of That Kind of Woman

Valeria Sangiorgi
The Sangiorgi Recipe Book

J. Crouse
One's Toilet

sean burn
illuminations for the c21st

Jeff Harrison
Three Poems

Alberto Vitacchio
from Landlessness
from Merge

Vernon Frazer
Three Poems

Mark Russell
from The Kidnapper's Store
א(the book of moose)

Charles Freeland
from Against Memory / Rabbit Fever

Karen Greenbaum-Maya
Four Photographs, Three Poems

Felino A. Soriano
from Bas-Relief

hiromi suzuki
Two GIFs

John Pursch
Three Prose Pieces

Carol Stetser
Mind Games

Andrew Taylor
Five Pieces of Vispo

Stephen C. Middleton
Three Poems

PT Davidson
Six Words

M. J. Iuppa

Erik Blagsvedt
Two Untitled Poems

nick nelson
the littler cheeseburger girl

Shloka Shankar
Three Visuals, Three Poems

Howie Good
Two Prose Poems

Joe Balaz
Two Hawaiian Islands Pidgin Poems

Ric Carfagna
from Symphony No.12 (formation of the labyrinth)

Michael Brandonisio
Four Visuals

Cherie Hunter Day
Eight Collages

Clara B. Jones
Challenging the Central Dogma

Tony Beyer

Carla Bertola
Seven Visual Poems

Susan Connolly
Two Poems

Volodymyr Bilyk
from WRITINGOO (+ one extra piece)

Anne M Carson
Had I The Heaven's

Stephen Nelson
Astral Homestead
Ten Visual Pieces

Bob Heman
from [information]

Michael David Conduit
Three Drawings

Katrinka Moore
from Acrobatics

Ian Gibbins
Two GIFs

Carey Scott Wilkerson
Three Plays
The Lydian Mode
Visible History of an Unseen Thing
The Law of Contrapositive Identity

J. D. Nelson
Three Poems

Thomas O'Connell
Five Poems

Joseph Salvatore Aversano
Four Poems & Three Visuals

David Jalajel
Three Poems

Lucas Smith
Two Poems

Marilyn Stablein
Three Visuals, Two Short Prose Pieces

Seth Howard
Two Poems

Paul Pfleuger, Jr.
[untitled poem]

Marty Hiatt
Three Poems

Deepika Chauhan & Angad Arora
Three Images

Tim Wright
Three Poems

Karl Kempton
Rune 12: Dream of the Cross
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