Volume 2: UPHEAVAL (Fall 2012) is now available for purchase! Get it from our CreateSpace store! (We recoup our costs most quickly via CreateSpace orders, but the issue is also available via Amazon.com and in Europe via Amazon.co.uk, Amazon.fr, Amazon.de, Amazon.es, and Amazon.it.)



  • Eva Eliav: “Science Fiction”
  • Colleen Michaels: “Hand to Mouth”; “Ursa Minor”
  • Lance Nizami: “Doctrine”; “Nerdsong”
  • Barbara Baldwin: “The Bus to 1956”
  • Mark J. Easton: “Yidaki”
  • Kelli Allen: “Quiet, An Anniversary”; “Taking Place”
  • Jacob Edwards: “Friday Afternoon Lament”
  • Matthew Sissom: “Recent Images of Mars”
  • Maureen Kingston: “Atmospheric Perspective”
  • Eleanor Leonne Bennett: “Starfish”; “Get Back Better on”; “Emotional Upheaval”
  • Catherine Zickgraf: “Sunbonnet”; “How to See Russia From Alaska”; “Birth Family”
  • Heather Hughes: “Rocktime”; “New Zealand squid thaw put on ice”
  • Zachary Henderson: “In Orbit About the Earth”
  • Anne Butler: “Uncontained”; “The Light Bulb Store”
  • Ted Morrissey: “Beside Running Waters”
  • Nancy Carol Moody: “Weather”; “In the Room Where You Left Him,”
  • Joanna M. Weston: “Outlander”
  • James P. Roberts: “Coalescing Into Ice”; “Alone in the Sea of Tranquility”; “The Poetic Chinchbug”
  • Sergio Ortiz: “Rain and Sound”
  • Narendra Sharma: “Waterfall”
  • Clark Powell: “As We Fell”; “Departing”; “Making up Tow”; “Poem for the Depressed”
  • Roland Pease: “In the Know”; “Hot & Bothered”
  • Lara Rubinstein Hathaway: “Sneaky Stealthy Stella”
  • Zvi A. Sesling: “City of the Devout”
  • Richard Fein: “Better to Treat Your Timepiece as”; “An Appropriate Hell”
  • Wendell Smith: “In the Beginning”; “To My Atheist Friends”
  • Nina Rubinstein Alonso: “Shrunken Heads”
  • Ben Leib: “Turn Into the Skid”
  • Jack Carenza: “The Drunkard”
  • Joanne Faries: “Coiled”; “Farewell”; “Worries”
  • Kristen Forbes: “Thud”
  • Diana Anhalt: “Dancing Alone”; “Visitations”; “Mexico City Dance Club, 1955”; “Lesson”
  • Kathleen Brewin Lewis: “Orion’s Belt”
  • Tree Riesener: “perseid meteor shower”
  • Janet Butler: “Break up”; “Discombobulated”
  • Zach Wagner: “Lost, in Translation”
  • Krikor N. Der Hohannesian: “Friday Afternoons at the Chez”; “Saying Goodbye”; “The Stain”
  • John Grey: “If It’s Tuesday It Must Be the American Dream”
  • Ha Kiet Chau: “Fish and Blood”
  • Virginia Bach Folger: “Toppling”; “Elegy for an Ex-Husband”; “Free Stone”
  • Jack Miller: “Up Too Early on Sunday (Divorce Song)”; “Force Majeure”; “2996”
  • David Manning: “The Days Swift as Greyhounds”