Issue 1

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Editor: John Plaskett
Assistant Editor: Elmas Abinader
Managing Editor: Therese Steiner
Poetry Editor: Cleopatra Mathis
Fiction Editor: Robyn Underdahl
Ass’t Fiction Editor: Bob Johnson
Production: Meryl Johnson
Advertising: Jeff Elzinga
Distribution: Anne Cherner
Editorial Staff: Tony Diamandtidis, Jan Ellis, Linda Farin, Bruce Powell

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Interview:
Interview with Stanley Kunitz by Mathis, Cherner, Abinader.

Poetry:
Deer Dance/ For Your Return by Leslie Marmon Silko
Weather by Laura Jensen
The Exchange by Alicia Ostriker
Orange Sonnet by Gilbert Sorrentino
Sorrow to Sorrow by Andrew Grossbardt
A Persian Lover by Karen Swenson
Sete (to C.D., 1948-1974) by Bennett Weinberg
Sanding the Chairs by Madeline DeFrees
The Chow, a Dog of ancient Origin, Has a Blue-Black Tongue by Madeline DeFrees
The Lake by Allison Funk
Moxie by Lewis Gardner
The Gunslinger in Winter by Rod Tulloss
Friggins Division by Laurel Blossom
A Pair of Old Bathing Trunks by William Cliff (Translated by Maxine Kumin and Judith Bingen-Kumin
Ride by Caroline Finelstein
San Francisco by Fanny Howe
The House by the Tracks y Cynthia Huntington
January Class: It Hasn’t Rained for Seven Months by Diana O Hehir
The Sweetnes of Life by Gerald Stern

Fiction:

Anna by Fred Chappel
The Rescue by Sandra Schor
Early Mass by Mary O’Connor
Footfalls by Kawabata Yasunari (Translated by H. Francis Freniere)
The Heir by Jack Myers